News Source: NASS

Crop Production

Orange Production Up Slightly from December Forecast...

Crop Production 2017 Summary

Corn for grain production in 2017 was estimated at 14.6 billion bushels, down 4 percent from the 2016 estimate. The average yield in the United States was...

Cotton Ginnings

Cotton Ginnings, December 1 totaled 16,153,150 running bales...

Grain Stocks

Corn Stocks Up 1 Percent from December 2016. Soybean Stocks Up 9 Percent. All Wheat Stocks Down 10 Percent...

Peanut Prices

Peanut Price Highlights. Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 21.4 cents per pound for the week ending January 6, up 1.3...

Rice Stocks

Rough Rice Stocks Down 25 Percent from December 2016...

Winter Wheat and Canola Seedings

Planted Acres Down Less Than 1 Percent...

Broiler Hatchery

Broiler-Type Eggs Set in the United States Up 3 Percent. Broiler-Type Chicks Placed in the United States Up 2 Percent...

Dairy Products

Total cheese output (excluding cottage cheese) was 1.05 billion pounds, 2.8 percent above November 2016 but 2.0 percent below October 2017....

Crop Progress - State Stories

NASS releases state stories...

Cotton System Consumption and Stocks

Total corn consumed for alcohol and other uses was 525 million bushels in November 2017...

Fats and Oils: Oilseed Crushings, Production, Consumption and Stocks

Soybeans crushed for crude oil was 5.20 million tons (173 million bushels) in November 2017...

Grain Crushings and Co-Products Production

Total corn consumed for alcohol and other uses was 525 million bushels in November 2017...

Egg Products

Shell Eggs Broken Down 3 Percent from Last Year...

Peanut Stocks and Processing

Shelled Edible Grade Season to Date Utilization Up 2 Percent from Last Year. Peanut Stocks in Commercial Storage Totaled 5.50 Billion Pounds...

Agricultural Prices

November Prices Received Index Increased 4.2 Percent. November Prices Paid Index Up 0.3 Percent...

Poultry Slaughter

Ready-to-Cook Weight Up 3 Percent from Last Year...

Chickens and Eggs

November Egg Production Up Slightly. Egg-Type Chicks Hatched Up 15 Percent. Broiler-Type Chicks Hatched Up 2 Percent...

Cattle on Feed

United States Cattle on Feed Up 8 Percent...

Cold Storage

Total natural cheese stocks in refrigerated warehouses on November 30, 2017 were down 1 percent from the previous month but up 6 percent from November 30, 2016...

Quarterly Hogs and Pigs

United States Hog Inventory Up 2 Percent...

Cost of Pollination

Cost per Colony to Pollinate Almonds up 2 Percent from Previous Year...

Livestock Slaughter

Record High Total Red Meat, Beef and Pork Production in November...

National Hop Report

2017 Hop Production Up 20 Percent From Last Year...

Milk Production

November Milk Production up 1.1 Percent. Milk production in the 23 major States during November totaled 16.2 billion pounds, up 1.1 percent from November...

Potato Stocks

Potato Stocks Down 3 Percent From December 2016...

Turkey Hatchery

Eggs in Incubators on December 1 Down 4 Percent from Last Year. Poults Hatched During November Up 2 Percent from Last Year. Net Poults Placed During November Up...