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
54.28
45.69
1,993.11
43.6
7.24
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
5.65-6.15
      
Hard red winter
2011/12
28.469
21.529
782.86
36.4
6.92
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
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Hard red spring
2011/12
11.550
11.256
396.18
35.2
8.38
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
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Soft red winter
2011/12
8.496
7.367
452.74
61.5
6.78
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
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White
2011/12
4.425
4.255
314.30
73.9
6.42
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
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Durum
2011/12
1.337
1.280
47.04
36.8
9.68
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
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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Source: USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Crop Production, Agricultural Prices, and unpublished data; and USDA, World Agricultural Outlook Board, World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates.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: 11/20/2014