Table 1--Wheat: Planted acreage, harvested acreage, production, yield, and farm price
Class and mkt year 1/
Planted acreage
Harvested acreage
Production
Yield
Weighted-average farm price 2/
(million acres)
(million acres)
(million bushels)
(bushels per acre)
(dollars per bushel)
All wheat
2012/13
55.29
48.76
2,252.31
46.2
7.77
2013/14
56.24
45.33
2,134.98
47.1
6.87
2014/15
56.82
46.38
2,025.65
43.7
5.99
2015/16
56.08
48.45
2,136.04
44.1
4.65-5.55
      
Hard red winter
2012/13
29.612
24.595
997.95
40.6
7.56
2013/14
29.670
20.394
747.37
36.6
7.03
2014/15
30.471
21.923
737.94
33.7
6.02
2015/16
29.571
23.613
856.00
36.3
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Hard red spring
2012/13
11.674
11.459
503.46
43.9
8.27
2013/14
10.942
10.703
490.63
45.8
6.73
2014/15
12.247
11.992
555.54
46.3
5.73
2015/16
12.647
12.383
575.98
46.5
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Soft red winter
2012/13
7.956
6.822
412.73
60.5
7.26
2013/14
10.044
8.921
568.48
63.7
6.53
2014/15
8.498
7.158
455.30
63.6
5.34
2015/16
7.606
6.439
388.91
60.4
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White
2012/13
3.914
3.760
256.67
68.3
7.88
2013/14
4.180
3.976
270.52
68.0
6.85
2014/15
4.208
3.971
223.79
56.4
6.37
2015/16
4.301
4.111
238.37
58.0
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Durum
2012/13
2.138
2.122
81.50
38.4
8.18
2013/14
1.400
1.338
57.98
43.3
7.46
2014/15
1.398
1.337
53.09
39.7
8.81
2015/16
1.954
1.908
76.78
39.6
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1/ June-May. Latest data may be preliminary or projected.
2/ U.S. season-average price based on monthly prices weighted by monthly marketings. Prices do not include an allowance for loans outstanding and government purchases. For hard red winter, hard red spring, soft red winter, and white, simple average of monthly prices for selected States prior to 2002/03. Latest data are from World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates.
Source: USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Crop Production, Agricultural Prices, and unpublished data; and USDA, World Agricultural Outlook Board, World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates.
Date run: 8/12/2015