Table 1--Corn, sorghum, barley, and oats: Planted acreage, harvested acreage, production, yield, and farm price
Commodity and mkt yr 1/
Planted acreage (Million acres)
Harvested for grain (Million acres)
Production (Million bushels)
Yield per harvested acre (Bushels per acre)
Weighted-average farm price (dollars per bushel) 2/
Loan rate (dollars per bushel)
Corn
2007/08
93.53
86.52
13,037.88
150.70
4.20
1.95
2008/09
85.98
78.57
12,091.65
153.90
4.06
1.95
2009/10
86.38
79.49
13,091.86
164.70
3.55
1.95
2010/11
88.19
81.45
12,446.87
152.80
5.18
1.95
2011/12
91.94
83.99
12,359.61
147.20
6.22
1.95
2012/13
97.16
87.38
10,780.30
123.40
6.89
1.95
2013/14
95.37
87.67
13,925.15
158.80
4.45
1.95
2014/15
91.64
83.84
14,395.35
171.70
3.20-3.80
1.95
       
Sorghum
2007/08
7.71
6.79
497.45
73.20
4.08
1.95
2008/09
8.28
7.27
472.34
65.00
3.20
1.95
2009/10
6.63
5.52
382.98
69.40
3.22
1.95
2010/11
5.40
4.81
345.63
71.80
5.02
1.95
2011/12
5.48
3.93
214.44
54.60
5.99
1.95
2012/13
6.24
4.96
246.93
49.80
6.33
1.95
2013/14
8.06
6.53
389.05
59.60
4.25
1.95
2014/15
7.47
6.40
430.14
67.20
3.00-3.60
1.95
       
Barley
2007/08
4.02
3.50
210.11
60.00
4.02
1.85
2008/09
4.25
3.78
240.19
63.60
5.37
1.85
2009/10
3.57
3.11
227.32
73.00
4.66
1.85
2010/11
2.87
2.47
180.27
73.10
3.86
1.95
2011/12
2.56
2.24
155.78
69.60
5.35
1.95
2012/13
3.64
3.24
220.28
67.90
6.43
1.95
2013/14
3.48
3.00
215.08
71.70
6.06
1.95
2014/15
3.09
2.63
192.70
73.20
4.45-5.25
1.95
       
Oats
2007/08
3.76
1.50
90.43
60.10
2.63
1.33
2008/09
3.25
1.40
89.14
63.70
3.15
1.33
2009/10
3.40
1.38
93.08
67.50
2.02
1.33
2010/11
3.14
1.26
81.19
64.30
2.52
1.39
2011/12
2.50
0.94
53.65
57.10
3.49
1.39
2012/13
2.76
1.05
64.02
61.30
3.89
1.39
2013/14
3.01
1.03
65.88
64.00
3.75
1.39
2014/15
3.03
1.15
77.27
67.00
2.75-3.35
1.39
       
1/ Corn and sorghum, September-August; barley and oats, June-May. Latest data maybe preliminary or projected.
2/ U.S. season-average price based on monthly price received by farmers weighted by monthly marketings. Prices
do not include an allowance for loans outstanding and government purchases. Latest data are from World Agricultural
Supply and Demand Estimates.
Source: USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Crop Production and Agricultural Prices; and USDA,
World Agricultural Outlook Board, World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates.
Data run: 9/15/2014