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

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
  • Commodities under Development and coming to My Market News by Early 2021
    • Retail

Livestock, Poultry, and Grain Market News

  • Report Master List (excel) - updated 10/26/2020
  • 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 by early 2021
      • Point of Sale - Feedstuffs
      • Bioenergy
      • International - Imports/Exports
      • Retail
    • Market Types not yet started
      • 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

    • Commodities under Development and coming to My Market News by Summer of 2021
      • Terminals
      • Shipping Point
      • Movement
      • Retail
      • Trends
      • Truck Rates

     

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