U.S. corn acreage, production, yield, and price
Year Planted acres Harvested Production Yield Weighted-average farm price
 million acresmillion acresmillion bushelsbushels per acredollars per bushel
1926/27 99.66 83.275 2140.207 25.7 0.715
1927/28 98.46 83.915 2218.189 26.4 0.804
1928/29 100.399 85.832 2260.99 26.3 0.798
1929/30 99.13 83.194 2135.038 25.7 0.764
1930/31 103.915 85.525 1757.297 20.5 0.55
1931/32 109.364 91.131 2229.903 24.5 0.294
1932/33 113.024 97.213 2578.685 26.5 0.292
1933/34 109.83 92.13 2104.725 22.8 0.494
1934/35 100.563 61.245 1146.734 18.7 0.802
1935/36 99.974 82.551 2001.367 24.2 0.632
1936/37 101.959 67.833 1258.673 18.6 1.03
1937/38 97.174 81.222 2349.425 28.9 0.49
1938/39 94.473 82.788 2300.095 27.8 0.469
1939/40 91.639 78.307 2341.602 29.9 0.542
1940/41 88.692 76.443 2206.882 28.9 0.601
1941/42 86.837 77.404 2414.445 31.2 0.736
1942/43 88.818 79.213 2801.819 35.4 0.894
1943/44 94.341 81.906 2668.49 32.6 1.08
1944/45 95.475 85.002 2801.612 33 1.03
1945/46 89.261 77.928 2577.449 33.1 1.23
1946/47 88.898 78.41 2916.089 37.2 1.53
1947/48 85.038 73.802 2108.32 28.6 2.16
1948/49 85.522 76.84 3307.038 43 1.28
1949/50 86.738 77.106 2946.206 38.2 1.24
1950/51 82.859 72.398 2764.071 38.2 1.52
1951/52 83.275 71.191 2628.937 36.9 1.66
1952/53 82.23 71.353 2980.793 41.8 1.52
1953/54 81.574 70.738 2881.801 40.7 1.48
1954/55 82.185 68.668 2707.913 39.4 1.43
1955/56 80.932 68.462 2872.959 42 1.35
1956/57 77.828 64.877 3075.336 47.4 1.29
1957/58 73.18 63.065 3045.355 48.3 1.11
1958/59 73.351 63.549 3356.205 52.8 1.12
1959/60 82.742 72.091 3824.598 53.1 1.05
1960/61 81.425 71.422 3906.949 54.7 1
1961/62 65.919 57.634 3597.803 62.4 1.1
1962/63 65.017 55.726 3606.311 64.7 1.12
1963/64 68.771 59.227 4019.238 67.9 1.11
1964/65 65.823 55.369 3484.253 62.9 1.17
1965/66 65.171 55.392 4102.867 74.1 1.16
1966/67 66.347 57.002 4167.608 73.1 1.24
1967/68 71.156 60.694 4860.372 80.1 1.03
1968/69 65.126 55.98 4449.542 79.5 1.08
1969/70 64.264 54.574 4687.057 85.9 1.16
1970/71 66.863 57.358 4152.243 72.4 1.33
1971/72 74.179 64.123 5646.26 88.1 1.08
1972/73 67.126 57.513 5579.832 97 1.57
1973/74 72.253 62.143 5670.712 91.3 2.55
1974/75 77.935 65.405 4701.402 71.9 3.02
1975/76 78.719 67.625 5840.757 86.4 2.54
1976/77 84.588 71.506 6289.169 88 2.15
1977/78 84.328 71.614 6505.041 90.8 2.02
1978/79 81.675 71.93 7267.927 101 2.25
1979/80 81.394 72.4 7928.139 109.5 2.52
1980/81 84.043 72.961 6639.396 91 3.11
1981/82 84.097 74.524 8118.65 108.9 2.5
1982/83 81.857 72.719 8235.101 113.2 2.55
1983/84 60.207 51.479 4174.251 81.1 3.21
1984/85 80.517 71.897 7672.13 106.7 2.63
1985/86 83.398 75.209 8875.453 118 2.23
1986/87 76.58 68.907 8225.764 119.4 1.5
1987/88 66.2 59.505 7131.3 119.8 1.94
1988/89 67.717 58.25 4928.681 84.6 2.54
1989/90 72.322 64.783 7531.953 116.3 2.36
1990/91 74.166 66.952 7934.028 118.5 2.28
1991/92 75.957 68.822 7474.765 108.6 2.37
1992/93 79.311 72.077 9476.698 131.5 2.07
1993/94 73.239 62.933 6337.73 100.7 2.5
1994/95 78.921 72.514 10050.52 138.6 2.26
1995/96 71.479 65.21 7400.051 113.5 3.24
1996/97 79.229 72.644 9232.557 127.1 2.71
1997/98 79.537 72.671 9206.832 126.7 2.43
1998/99 80.165 72.589 9758.685 134.4 1.94
1999/00 77.386 70.487 9430.612 133.8 1.82
2000/01 79.551 72.44 9915.051 136.9 1.85
2001/02 75.702 68.768 9502.58 138.2 1.97
2002/03 78.894 69.33 8966.787 129.3 2.32
2003/04 78.603 70.944 10087.292 142.2 2.42
2004/05 80.929 73.631 11805.581 160.3 2.06
2005/06 81.779 75.117 11112.187 147.9 2
2006/07 78.327 70.638 10531.123 149.1 3.04
2007/08 93.527 86.52 13037.875 150.7 4.2
2008/09 85.982 78.57 12091.648 153.9 4.06
2009/10 86.382 79.49 13091.862 164.7 3.55
2010/11 88.192 81.446 12446.865 152.8 5.18
2011/12 91.936 83.989 12359.612 147.2 6.22
2012/13 97.155 87.375 10780.296 123.4 6.89
2013/14 95.365 87.668 13925.147 158.8 4.6
Data available in Excel and PDF via the Feed Grains Database.