General Resources

Below is a list of resources for My Market News, the MARS platform, and other useful information.  For additional resources, visit our resource directory.


Overviews 

Instructions:

  • Setting up a MMN Account to Receive an API Key (PDF) - updated 10/1/2020

Webinars and Supporting Documentation

  • MARS and MMN Overview (Recording) - October 2020
  • API Basic Information (PDF) - March 2018
  • API Technical Information (PDF | Slideshow) - March 2018

Cotton & Tobacco Market News

  • Market Types Available in My Market News and API
    • Cotton Quality
    • Cotton Forward Contract
    • Tobacco
  • Market Types Planned to be Added in My Market News and API in the Future
    • Cotton Prices

Dairy Market News

  • Report Master List (excel) - updated 9/22/2020
  • Market Types Available in My Market News and API
    • Point of Sale Dairy 
    • Cold Storage
  • Market Types Under Development and Coming to My Market News in 2021
    • Retail

Livestock, Poultry, and Grain Market News

  • Report Master List (excel) - updated Mar 4, 2021
  • Market Types Available in My Market News and API
    • Auction Livestock
    • Auction Livestock (Special)
    • Auction Livestock (Special Graded)
    • Auction Livestock (Board Sale)
    • Auction Livestock (Imported)
    • Video Auction Livestock
    • Auction Hay
    • Direct Hay
    • Direct Livestock
    • Inventory Eggs
    • Cold Storage
    • Point of Sale - Grain
    • Point of Sale - Rice
  • Market Types Under Development and Coming to My Market News in 2021
    • Point of Sale - Feedstuffs
    • Bioenergy
    • International - Imports/Exports
    • Retail
  • Market Types Planned to be Added in My Market News and API in the Future
    • Inspected Livestock - FIS Slaughter (Actual)
    • Inspected Livestock - FIS Slaughter (Estimate)
    • Livestock - Drop/By-Products
    • Livestock - Wool
    • Point of Sale - Eggs
    • Point of Sale - Poultry

Specialty Crops Market News

  • Market Types Available in My Market News and API
    • Trends
    • Truck Rates
  • Market Types Under Development and Coming to My Market News and API in 2021
    • Terminals
    • Shipping Point
    • Movement
    • Retail

 

Questions, suggestions or to report a problem, email mars@usda.gov