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
2011/12
54.41
45.71
1,999.35
43.7
7.24
2012/13
55.67
48.92
2,266.03
46.3
7.77
2013/14
56.16
45.16
2,129.70
47.2
6.87
2014/15
56.47
46.24
2,029.64
43.9
5.50-6.30
      
Hard red winter
2011/12
28.480
21.441
780.09
36.4
6.92
2012/13
29.765
24.572
1,000.01
40.7
7.56
2013/14
29.571
20.219
744.03
36.8
7.03
2014/15
30.390
21.914
728.81
32.1
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Hard red spring
2011/12
11.589
11.295
397.69
35.2
8.38
2012/13
11.694
11.479
504.52
44.0
8.27
2013/14
10.938
10.698
490.39
45.8
6.73
2014/15
11.993
11.708
529.14
44.5
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Soft red winter
2011/12
8.561
7.420
457.54
61.7
6.78
2012/13
8.120
6.965
419.80
60.3
7.26
2013/14
10.019
8.872
564.91
63.7
6.53
2014/15
8.497
7.288
466.36
62.9
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White
2011/12
4.410
4.237
313.55
74.0
6.42
2012/13
3.934
3.773
258.91
68.6
7.88
2013/14
4.157
3.947
268.45
68.0
6.85
2014/15
4.125
3.912
244.81
64.0
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Durum
2011/12
1.369
1.312
50.48
38.5
9.68
2012/13
2.153
2.132
82.80
38.8
8.18
2013/14
1.470
1.421
61.91
43.6
7.46
2014/15
1.469
1.418
60.52
42.7
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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Source: USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Crop Production, Agricultural Prices, and unpublished data; and USDA, World Agricultural Outlook Board, World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates.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: 9/22/2014