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USDA Plantings Report 03/29

Prospective Plantings ISSN: 1949-159X Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Corn Planted Acreage Down 2 Percent from 2017 Soybean Acreage Down 1 Percent All Wheat Acreage Up 3 Percent All Cotton Acreage Up 7 Percent Corn planted area for all purposes in 2018 is estimated at 88.0 million acres, down 2 percent or 2.14 million acres from last year. Compared with last year, planted acreage is expected to be down or unchanged in 33 of the 48 estimating States. Soybean planted area for 2018 is estimated at 89.0 million acres, down 1 percent from last year. Compared with last year, planted acreage intentions are down or unchanged in 20 of the 31 estimating States. All wheat planted area for 2018 is estimated at 47.3 million acres, up 3 percent from 2017. This represents the second lowest all wheat planted area on record since records began in 1919. The 2018 winter wheat planted area, at 32.7 million acres, is up slightly from both last year and the previous estimate. Of this total, about 23.2 million acres are Hard Red Winter, 5.85 million acres are Soft Red Winter, and 3.64 million acres are White Winter. Area planted to other spring wheat for 2018 is estimated at 12.6 million acres, up 15 percent from 2017. Of this total, about 12.1 million acres are Hard Red Spring wheat. Durum planted area for 2018 is estimated at 2.00 million acres, down 13 percent from the previous year. All cotton planted area for 2018 is estimated at 13.5 million acres, 7 percent above last year. Upland area is estimated at 13.2 million acres, up 7 percent from 2017. American Pima area is estimated at 262,000 acres, up 4 percent from 2017. This report was approved on March 29, 2018. Secretary of Agriculture Designate Bill Northey Agricultural Statistics Board Chairperson Joseph L. Parsons Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Principal Crops Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 [Crops included in area planted are corn, sorghum, oats, barley, rye, winter wheat, Durum wheat, other spring wheat, rice, soybeans, peanuts, sunflower, cotton, dry edible beans, potatoes, sugarbeets, canola, and proso millet. Harvested acreage is used for all hay, tobacco, and sugarcane in computing total area planted. Values for 2018 were carried forward from 2017 for summer and fall potatoes, proso millet, rye, and sugarcane. Includes double cropped acres and unharvested small grains planted as cover crops] State 2016 2017 2018 1/ (1,000 acres) AL 2,360 2,280 2,325 AZ 673 690 657 AR 7,297 7,169 7,478 CA 3,230 3,045 2,985 CO 6,171 6,246 6,409 CT 70 71 69 DE 457 465 432 FL 1,136 1,146 1,099 GA 3,629 3,633 3,773 HI 2/ 16 - - ID 4,173 4,195 4,283 IL 22,770 22,850 22,705 IN 12,080 12,170 12,030 IA 24,455 24,511 24,360 KS 23,594 23,833 23,514 KY 6,125 5,981 5,864 LA 3,315 3,245 3,225 ME 243 232 244 MD 1,605 1,648 1,528 MA 108 111 109 MI 6,423 6,375 6,333 MN 19,890 19,711 19,549 MS 4,177 4,159 4,065 MO 13,404 13,533 13,553 MT 9,167 9,129 9,069 NE 19,544 19,686 19,363 NV 356 401 431 NH 68 61 70 NJ 319 317 326 NM 913 901 919 NY 3,015 2,800 2,795 NC 4,438 4,422 4,390 ND 23,686 23,687 24,024 OH 10,000 10,080 10,050 OK 10,018 9,871 9,751 OR 2,149 2,088 2011 PA 3,668 3,758 3,583 RI 9 8 8 SC 1,505 1,504 1,455 SD 17,341 17,572 17,557 TN 5,030 4,891 4,768 TX 21,564 21,759 21,829 UT 938 939 942 VT 280 262 275 VA 2,680 2,684 2,702 WA 3,718 3,629 3,690 WV 670 673 653 WI 7,885 7,758 7,778 WY 1,442 1,480 1,474 US 3/ 319,238 319,147 317,989 - Represents zero. 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. 2/ Sugarcane estimates for Hawaii were discontinued in 2017. 3/ States do not add to United States due to potatoes and rye acreage not allocated to States. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Corn Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % AL 330 250 260 104 AZ 95 65 60 92 AR 760 620 650 105 CA 420 430 430 100 CO 1,340 1,460 1,500 103 CT 25 24 24 100 DE 170 180 150 83 FL 80 75 70 93 GA 410 290 330 114 ID 340 340 330 97 IL 11,600 11,200 11,000 98 IN 5,600 5,350 5,100 95 IA 13,900 13,300 13,300 100 KS 5,100 5,500 5,100 93 KY 1,500 1,320 1,280 97 LA 620 500 450 90 ME 31 31 31 100 MD 460 480 440 92 MA 16 15 16 107 MI 2,400 2,250 2,250 100 MN 8,450 8,050 7,500 93 MS 750 520 490 94 MO 3,650 3,400 3,400 100 MT 115 115 115 100 NE 9,850 9,550 9,300 97 NV 11 12 15 125 NH 15 14 15 107 NJ 80 77 73 95 NM 120 125 120 96 NY 1,100 1,000 1,020 102 NC 1,000 890 900 101 ND 3,450 3,420 3,050 89 OH 3,550 3,400 3,450 101 OK 400 350 310 89 OR 80 85 95 112 PA 1,400 1,350 1,370 101 RI 2 2 2 100 SC 375 350 340 97 SD 5,600 5,700 5,700 100 TN 880 750 750 100 TX 2,900 2,450 2,400 98 UT 80 80 75 94 VT 90 82 85 104 VA 490 500 500 100 WA 170 170 180 106 WV 49 50 50 100 WI 4,050 3,900 3,850 99 WY 100 95 100 105 US 94,004 90,167 88,026 98 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Sorghum Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % AR 47 9 15 167 CO 450 410 400 98 GA 20 20 30 150 IL 18 17 22 129 KS 3,100 2,600 2,750 106 LA 52 15 10 67 MS 13 5 5 100 MO 65 30 90 300 NE 200 180 200 111 NM 110 85 90 106 NC 45 20 20 100 OK 400 315 400 127 SD 270 270 300 111 TX 1,900 1,650 1,600 97 US 6,690 5,626 5,932 105 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Oat Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 [Includes area planted in preceding fall] Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % AL 50 40 55 138 AR 11 11 12 109 CA 110 110 85 77 CO 55 50 55 110 GA 45 50 70 140 ID 55 50 65 130 IL 45 35 45 129 IA 120 115 140 122 KS 120 100 125 125 ME 25 21 29 138 MI 65 55 50 91 MN 210 170 230 135 MO 45 30 30 100 MT 60 70 70 100 NE 135 110 135 123 NY 90 55 60 109 NC 35 35 40 114 ND 290 295 290 98 OH 50 60 60 100 OK 65 45 40 89 OR 30 25 25 100 PA 85 70 75 107 SC 17 20 22 110 SD 295 290 280 97 TX 470 455 360 79 WA 18 16 13 81 WI 210 180 230 128 WY 23 25 25 100 US 2,829 2,588 2,716 105 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Barley Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 [Includes area planted in preceding fall] Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % AZ 17 20 11 55 CA 85 70 60 86 CO 80 70 50 71 DE 35 32 40 125 ID 600 530 560 106 MD 50 50 60 120 MN 95 80 65 81 MT 990 770 720 94 ND 740 520 400 77 OR 45 47 35 74 PA 55 60 50 83 UT 29 25 25 100 VA 33 30 40 133 WA 110 95 105 111 WY 95 82 65 79 US 3,059 2,481 2,286 92 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). All Wheat Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 [Includes area planted in preceding fall] Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % AL 230 150 190 127 AZ 111 115 102 89 AR 195 200 180 90 CA 480 420 420 100 CO 2,361 2,260 2,412 107 DE 70 75 70 93 FL 25 20 25 125 GA 180 160 180 113 ID 1,190 1,165 1,240 106 IL 520 500 560 112 IN 330 290 300 103 IA 25 16 20 125 KS 8,500 7,600 7,700 101 KY 510 480 440 92 LA 25 20 15 75 MD 360 410 330 80 MI 610 480 530 110 MN 1,321 1,170 1,611 138 MS 65 45 50 111 MO 690 640 660 103 MT 5,130 5,140 4,950 96 NE 1,370 1,120 1,070 96 NV 15 29 26 90 NJ 25 23 26 113 NM 345 330 350 106 NY 120 140 130 93 NC 420 450 480 107 ND 7,590 6,680 7,490 112 OH 580 460 490 107 OK 5,000 4,500 4,300 96 OR 810 775 790 102 PA 190 210 180 86 SC 60 90 75 83 SD 2,270 1,887 1,889 100 TN 400 370 400 108 TX 5,000 4,700 4,700 100 UT 129 134 132 99 VA 210 210 230 110 WA 2,240 2,195 2,230 102 WV 7 8 6 75 WI 270 210 230 110 WY 140 135 130 96 US 50,119 46,012 47,339 103 1/ Intended plantings for 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Winter Wheat Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 [Includes area planted in preceding fall] Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % AL 230 150 190 127 AZ 14 25 17 68 AR 195 200 180 90 CA 425 385 380 99 CO 2,350 2,250 2,400 107 DE 70 75 70 93 FL 25 20 25 125 GA 180 160 180 113 ID 770 720 780 108 IL 520 500 560 112 IN 330 290 300 103 IA 25 16 20 125 KS 8,500 7,600 7,700 101 KY 510 480 440 92 LA 25 20 15 75 MD 360 410 330 80 MI 610 480 530 110 MN 11 10 11 110 MS 65 45 50 111 MO 690 640 660 103 MT 2,250 1,750 1,600 91 NE 1,370 1,120 1,070 96 NV 10 14 13 93 NJ 25 23 26 113 NM 345 330 350 106 NY 120 140 130 93 NC 420 450 480 107 ND 130 70 90 129 OH 580 460 490 107 OK 5,000 4,500 4,300 96 OR 720 700 720 103 PA 190 210 180 86 SC 60 90 75 83 SD 1,180 910 830 91 TN 400 370 400 108 TX 5,000 4,700 4,700 100 UT 120 120 120 100 VA 210 210 230 110 WA 1,700 1,700 1,700 100 WV 7 8 6 75 WI 270 210 230 110 WY 140 135 130 96 US 36,152 32,696 32,708 100 Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Durum Wheat Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 [Includes area planted in preceding fall in Arizona and California] Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % AZ 97 90 85 94 CA 55 35 40 114 ID 10 25 20 80 MT 780 890 850 96 ND 1,460 1,260 1,000 79 SD 10 7 9 129 US 2,412 2,307 2,004 87 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Other Spring Wheat Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % CO 11 10 12 120 ID 410 420 440 105 MN 1,310 1,160 1,600 138 MT 2,100 2,500 2,500 100 NV 5 15 13 87 ND 6,000 5,350 6,400 120 OR 90 75 70 93 SD 1,080 970 1,050 108 UT 9 14 12 86 WA 540 495 530 107 US 11,555 11,009 12,627 115 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). All Hay Area Harvested States and United States: 2016-2018 Area harvested State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % AL 810 860 840 98 AZ 315 315 305 97 AR 1,204 1,163 1,180 101 CA 1,220 1,100 1,070 97 CO 1,380 1,440 1,430 99 CT 45 47 45 96 DE 17 18 17 94 FL 300 300 280 93 GA 600 620 600 97 ID 1,330 1,430 1,410 99 IL 480 490 470 96 IN 500 580 530 91 IA 910 1,080 1,100 102 KS 2,600 2,670 2,700 101 KY 2,250 2,150 2,070 96 LA 380 370 390 105 ME 140 131 135 103 MD 215 205 215 105 MA 92 96 93 97 MI 870 900 920 102 MN 1,520 1,380 1,500 109 MS 640 610 590 97 MO 2,830 3,000 2,900 97 MT 2,650 2,550 2,700 106 NE 2,450 2,630 2,700 103 NV 330 360 390 108 NH 53 47 55 117 NJ 114 115 120 104 NM 275 280 275 98 NY 1,360 1,320 1,250 95 NC 687 653 630 96 ND 2,500 2,650 2,700 102 OH 970 1,060 1,200 113 OK 3,010 2,980 3,100 104 OR 1,130 1,100 1,010 92 PA 1,350 1,470 1,300 88 RI 7 6 6 100 SC 320 260 240 92 SD 3,100 3,100 3,150 102 TN 1,815 1,715 1,650 96 TX 4,830 4,800 4,800 100 UT 700 700 710 101 VT 190 180 190 106 VA 1,215 1,205 1,170 97 WA 840 740 730 99 WV 587 588 570 97 WI 1,330 1,250 1,200 96 WY 1,020 1,070 1,090 102 US 53,481 53,784 53,726 100 1/ Intended area harvested in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Rice Area Planted by Class States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted Class and State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % Long grain AR 1,410 995 1,150 116 CA 9 7 5 71 LA 413 370 380 103 MS 195 115 120 104 MO 230 160 210 131 TX 185 164 165 101 US 2,442 1,811 2,030 112 Medium grain AR 135 165 180 109 CA 490 400 385 96 LA 24 30 30 100 MS - - - (X) MO 6 9 9 100 TX 10 9 5 56 US 665 613 609 99 Short grain AR 1 1 1 100 CA 2/ 42 38 50 132 US 43 39 51 131 All AR 1,546 1,161 1,331 115 CA 541 445 440 99 LA 437 400 410 103 MS 195 115 120 104 MO 236 169 219 130 TX 195 173 170 98 US 3,150 2,463 2,690 109 - Represents zero. (X) Not applicable. 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. 2/ Includes sweet rice. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Canola Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % ID 21 23 45 196 KS 25 50 50 100 MN 29 36 45 125 MT 62 155 145 94 ND 1,460 1,590 1,650 104 OK 80 160 70 44 OR 4 8 6 75 WA 33 55 65 118 US 1,714 2,077 2,076 100 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Soybean Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % AL 420 350 350 100 AR 3,130 3,530 3,600 102 DE 165 160 155 97 FL 31 15 15 100 GA 260 155 170 110 IL 10,100 10,600 10,600 100 IN 5,650 5,950 6,100 103 IA 9,500 10,000 9,800 98 KS 4,050 5,150 4,900 95 KY 1,790 1,950 2,000 103 LA 1,230 1,270 1,320 104 MD 520 500 480 96 MI 2,070 2,280 2,150 94 MN 7,550 8,150 7,900 97 MS 2,040 2,190 2,200 100 MO 5,600 5,950 5,900 99 NE 5,200 5,700 5,600 98 NJ 100 100 105 105 NY 330 270 320 119 NC 1,690 1,700 1,600 94 ND 6,050 7,100 7,100 100 OH 4,850 5,100 4,850 95 OK 485 655 570 87 PA 580 590 600 102 SC 420 400 380 95 SD 5,200 5,650 5,600 99 TN 1,660 1,690 1,600 95 TX 165 210 160 76 VA 610 600 630 105 WV 27 27 27 100 WI 1,960 2,150 2,200 102 US 83,433 90,142 88,982 99 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Peanut Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % AL 175 195 160 82 AR 24 30 30 100 FL 155 195 150 77 GA 720 835 720 86 MS 39 44 30 68 NM 8 7.6 7.5 99 NC 101 119 105 88 OK 13 21 21 100 SC 110 122 100 82 TX 305 275 190 69 VA 21 27 23 85 US 1,671 1,870.6 1,536.5 82 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Sunflower Area Planted by Type States and United States: 2016-2018 Varietal type Area planted and State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % Oil CA 45 54 54 100 CO 60 80 95 119 KS 45 52 35 67 MN 66 34 40 118 NE 29 30 33 110 ND 630 395 405 103 SD 510 540 540 100 TX 33 31 33 106 US 1,418 1,216 1,235 102 Non-oil CA 1.6 1.3 2 154 CO 14 12 14 117 KS 18 13.5 20 148 MN 14 4.7 4 85 NE 12.5 15.5 10 65 ND 58 43 45 105 SD 48 82 45 55 TX 12.5 15 10 67 US 178.6 187 150 80 All CA 46.6 55.3 56 101 CO 74 92 109 118 KS 63 65.5 55 84 MN 80 38.7 44 114 NE 41.5 45.5 43 95 ND 688 438 450 103 SD 558 622 585 94 TX 45.5 46 43 93 US 1,596.6 1,403 1,385 99 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Flaxseed Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % MT 29 52 45 87 ND 335 245 170 69 SD 10 6 10 167 US 374 303 225 74 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Cotton Area Planted by Type States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted Type and State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % Upland AL 345 435 470 108 AZ 120 160 165 103 AR 380 445 480 108 CA 63 88 82 93 FL 103 99 120 121 GA 1,180 1,280 1,450 113 KS 32 93 130 140 LA 140 220 180 82 MS 435 630 580 92 MO 280 305 345 113 NM 47 66 70 106 NC 280 375 440 117 OK 305 585 680 116 SC 190 250 285 114 TN 255 345 350 101 TX 5,650 6,900 7,300 106 VA 73 84 80 95 US 9,878 12,360 13,207 107 American Pima AZ 14.5 15 14 93 CA 155 215 230 107 NM 8 7.5 6 80 TX 17 14 12 86 US 194.5 251.5 262 104 All AL 345 435 470 108 AZ 134.5 175 179 102 AR 380 445 480 108 CA 218 303 312 103 FL 103 99 120 121 GA 1,180 1,280 1,450 113 KS 32 93 130 140 LA 140 220 180 82 MS 435 630 580 92 MO 280 305 345 113 NM 55 73.5 76 103 NC 280 375 440 117 OK 305 585 680 116 SC 190 250 285 114 TN 255 345 350 101 TX 5,667 6,914 7,312 106 VA 73 84 80 95 US 10,072.5 12,611.5 13,469 107 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Sugarbeet Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 [Relates to year of intended harvest in all States except California] Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % CA 2/ 25.3 24.8 24.6 99 CO 28.1 29.4 25.8 88 ID 172 167 163.4 98 MI 151 144 146.5 102 MN 437 420 422.7 101 MT 45.6 42.9 43.1 100 NE 48 46.1 45.6 99 ND 213 214 199.1 93 OR 10.7 9.1 10.7 118 WA 2 1.8 1.8 100 WY 30.7 32.1 29.6 92 US 1,163.4 1,131.2 1,112.9 98 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from processors. 2/ Relates to year of intended harvest for fall planted beets in central California and to year of planting for overwintered beets in central and southern California. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Tobacco Area Harvested States and United States: 2016-2018 Area harvested State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (acres) % GA 13,500 12,500 13,000 104 KY 75,300 80,500 74,000 92 NC 166,000 163,900 158,900 97 PA 8,200 8,100 8,200 101 SC 13,000 12,000 13,000 108 TN 20,200 21,100 18,100 86 VA 23,460 23,370 24,380 104 US 319,660 321,470 309,580 96 1/ Intended area harvested in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Tobacco Area Harvested by Class and Type States and United States: 2016-2018 Area harvested Class, type, and State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (acres) % Class 1, Flue-cured (11-14) GA 13,500 12,500 13,000 104 NC 165,000 163,000 158,000 97 SC 13,000 12,000 13,000 108 VA 22,000 22,000 23,000 105 US 213,500 209,500 207,000 99 Class 2, Fire-cured (21-23) KY 9,500 11,500 12,000 104 TN 7,000 7,500 7,000 93 VA 260 270 280 104 US 16,760 19,270 19,280 100 Class 3A, Light air-cured Type 31, Burley KY 61,000 63,000 57,000 90 NC 1,000 900 900 100 PA 4,800 4,500 4,400 98 TN 12,000 12,000 9,500 79 VA 1,200 1,100 1,100 100 US 80,000 81,500 72,900 89 Type 32, Southern Maryland PA 1,800 1,800 1,600 89 Total light air-cured (31-32) 81,800 83,300 74,500 89 Class 3B, Dark air-cured (35-37) KY 4,800 6,000 5,000 83 TN 1,200 1,600 1,600 100 US 6,000 7,600 6,600 87 Class 4, Cigar filler Type 41, Pennsylvania Seedleaf PA 1,600 1,800 2,200 122 US 1,600 1,800 2,200 122 All tobacco US 319,660 321,470 309,580 96 1/ Intended area harvested in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Dry Edible Bean Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 [Excludes beans grown for garden seed] Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % CA 50 50 52 104 CO 46 58 50 86 ID 140 180 160 89 MI 210 220 240 109 MN 155 170 185 109 MT 103 275 315 115 NE 138 180 145 81 ND 625 705 620 88 TX 27 22 30 136 WA 135 191 200 105 WY 33 41 34 83 US 1,662 2,092 2,031 97 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Chickpea (Garbanzo Bean) Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 [Chickpea acres included with dry bean acres] Area planted Size and State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % Small chickpeas 2/ CA - - - (X) CO - - - (X) ID 39 46 40 87 MI - - - (X) MN - - - (X) MT (D) (D) (D) (D) NE (D) (D) (D) (D) ND 3.8 13.2 12 91 TX - - - (X) WA 29 52 70 135 WY - - - (X) OtrSt 3/ 42 68.3 63.5 93 US 113.8 179.5 185.5 103 Large chickpeas 4/ CA 10.2 13.7 15 109 CO - (D) - (X) ID 53 71 75 106 MI - - - (X) MN - (D) - (X) MT (D) (D) (D) (D) NE (D) (D) (D) (D) ND 9.4 30.6 35 114 TX - - - (X) WA 79 115 105 91 WY - (D) - (X) OtrSt 3/ 59.9 209 249.5 119 US 211.5 439.3 479.5 109 All chickpeas (Garbanzo) CA 10.2 13.7 15 109 CO - (D) - (X) ID 92 117 115 98 MI - - - (X) MN - (D) - (X) MT 99 269 308 114 NE 2.9 (D) 5 (D) ND 13.2 43.8 47 107 TX - - - (X) WA 108 167 175 105 WY - (D) - (X) OtrSt 3/ - 8.3 - (X) US 325.3 618.8 665 107 - Represents zero. (D) Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual operations. (X) Not applicable. 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. 2/ Chickpeas (or Garbanzo beans) smaller than 20/64 inches. 3/ Includes data withheld above. 4/ Chickpeas (or Garbanzo beans) larger than 20/64 inches. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Lentil Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % ID 38 36 25 69 MT 520 730 530 73 ND 305 270 180 67 WA 70 68 56 82 US 933 1,104 791 72 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Dry Edible Pea Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 [Excludes both wrinkled seed peas and Austrian winter peas] Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % ID 30 14 13 93 MT 610 525 390 74 NE 55 58 52 90 ND 560 425 360 85 OR 6 7 7 100 SD 32 38 30 79 WA 90 61 56 92 US 1,383 1,128 908 80 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Austrian Winter Pea Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % ID 17 4 2 50 MT 15 20 15 75 OR 5 2.5 2 80 US 37 26.5 19 72 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Spring Potato Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % CA 26 29 27 93 FL 25 29 26 90 US 51 58 53 91 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Sweet Potato Area Planted States and United States: 2016-2018 Area planted State 2016 2017 2018 1/ Percent of previous year (1,000 acres) % AR (D) (D) (D) (D) CA 20 21 23 110 FL (D) (D) (D) (D) LA 10 10 10 100 MS 30 30 30 100 NC 98 90 85 94 OtrSt 2/ 10.1 10.6 10.5 99 US 168.1 161.6 158.5 98 (D) Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual operations. 1/ Intended plantings in 2018 as indicated by reports from farmers. 2/ Includes data withheld above. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Crop Area Planted and Harvested, Yield, and Production in Domestic Units United States: 2017 and 2018 [Data are the latest estimates available, either from the current report or from previous reports. Current year estimates are for the full 2018 crop year. Blank data cells indicate estimation period has not yet begun] Area planted Area harvested Crop 2017 2018 2017 2018 (1,000 acres) Grains and hay Barley 2,481 2,286 1,954 Corn,grain 1/ 90,167 88,026 82,703 Corn,silage (NA) 6,434 Hay, all (NA) (NA) 53,784 53,726 Alfalfa (NA) 16,563 All other (NA) 37,221 Oats 2,588 2,716 801 Proso millet 478 404 Rice 2,463 2,690 2,374 Rye 1,961 286 Sorghum,grain 1/ 5,626 5,932 5,045 Sorghum,silage (NA) 284 Wheat, all 46,012 47,339 37,586 Winter 32,696 32,708 25,291 Durum 2,307 2,004 2,136 Other spring 11,009 12,627 10,159 Oilseeds Canola 2,077 2,076 2,002 Cottonseed (X) (X) Flaxseed 303 225 272 Mustard seed 103 95.4 Peanuts 1,870.6 1,536.5 1,775.6 Rapeseed 10.1 9.7 Safflower 162 143.2 Soybeans,beans 90,142 88,982 89,522 Sunflower 1,403 1,385 1,344.7 Cotton, tobacco, and sugar crops Cotton, all 12,611.5 13,469 11,348.9 Upland 12,360 13,207 11,101 American Pima 251.5 262 247.9 Sugarbeets 1,131.2 1,112.9 1,114.1 Sugarcane (NA) 904.1 Tobacco (NA) (NA) 321.5 309.6 Dry beans, peas, and lentils Austrian wtr peas 26.5 19 9.4 Dry edible beans 2,092 2,031 2012.7 Chickpeas, all 618.8 665 599.3 Large 439.3 479.5 424.5 Small 179.5 185.5 174.8 Dry edi. peas 1,128 908 1,050.5 Lentils 1,104 791 1,022 Wrnkld seed peas (NA) (NA) Potatoes and miscellaneous Hops (NA) 53.3 Maple syrup (NA) (NA) Mushrooms (NA) (NA) Peppermint oil (NA) 60.4 Potatoes, all 1,034.3 1,025.5 Spring 58 53 57.7 Summer 68.3 65.5 Fall 908 902.3 Spearmint oil (NA) 22.3 Sweet potatoes 161.6 158.5 159.3 Taro (Hawaii) (NA) 0.4 Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Crop Area Planted and Harvested, Yield, and Production in Domestic Units United States: 2017 and 2018 (continued) [Data are the latest estimates available, either from the current report or from previous reports. Current year estimates are for the full 2018 crop year. Blank data cells indicate estimation period has not yet begun] Yield per acre Production Crop 2017 2018 2017 2018 (1,000) Grains and hay Barley bushels 72.6 141,923 Corn,grain bushels 176.6 14,604,067 Corn,silage tons 19.9 128,356 Hay, all tons 2.44 131,455 Alfalfa tons 3.32 55,068 All other tons 2.05 76,387 Oats bushels 61.7 49,391 Proso millet bushels 36.1 14,567 Rice 2/ cwt 7,507 178,228 Rye bushels 33.9 9,696 Sorghum,grain bushels 72.1 363,832 Sorghum,silage tons 13.3 3,772 Wheat, all bushels 46.3 1,740,582 Winter bushels 50.2 1,269,437 Durum bushels 25.7 54,909 Other spring bushels 41 416,236 Oilseeds Canola pounds 1,558 3,118,680 Cottonseed tons (X) 6,725 Flaxseed bushels 14.1 3,842 Mustard seed pounds 632 60,250 Peanuts pounds 4,074 7,233,600 Rapeseed pounds 2,139 20,750 Safflower pounds 1,256 179,896 Soybeans,beans bushels 49.1 4,391,553 Sunflower pounds 1,613 2,168,737 Cotton, tobacco, and sugar crops Cotton, all 2/ bales 899 21,263 Upland 2/ bales 889 20,570 American Pima 2/ bales 1,342 693 Sugarbeets tons 31.7 35,325 Sugarcane tons 36.8 33,238 Tobacco pounds 2,209 710,161 Dry beans, peas, and lentils Austrian wtr peas 2/ cwt 1,330 125 Dry edible beans 2/ cwt 1,781 35,845 Chickpeas, all 2/ cwt 1,152 6,905 Large 2/ cwt 1,165 4,945 Small 2/ cwt 1,121 1,960 Dry edi. peas 2/ cwt 1,350 14,177 Lentils 2/ cwt 732 7,482 Wrnkld seed peas cwt (NA) 357 Potatoes and miscellaneous Hops pounds 1,959 104,366 Maple syrup gallons (NA) 4,271 Mushrooms pounds (NA) 928,605 Peppermint oil pounds 96 5,778 Potatoes, all cwt 430 441,307 Spring cwt 343 19,790 Summer cwt 331 21,679 Fall cwt 443 399,838 Spearmint oil pounds 125 2,796 Sweet potatoes cwt 224 35,646 Taro (Hawaii) pounds 10,530 3,686 (NA) Not available. (X) Not applicable. 1/ Area planted for all purposes. 2/ Yield in pounds. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Crop Area Planted and Harvested, Yield, and Production in Metric Units United States: 2017 and 2018 [Data are the latest estimates available, either from the current report or from previous reports. Current year estimates are for the full 2018 crop year. Blank data cells indicate estimation period has not yet begun] Area planted Area harvested Crop 2017 2018 2017 2018 (hectares) Grains and hay Barley 1,004,040 925,120 790,760 Corn,grain 1/ 36,489,680 35,623,240 33,469,080 Corn,silage (NA) 2,603,780 Hay, all 2/ (NA) (NA) 21,765,850 21,742,370 Alfalfa (NA) 6,702,880 All other (NA) 15,062,970 Oats 1,047,340 1,099,140 324,160 Proso millet 193,440 163,490 Rice 996,750 1,088,620 960,730 Rye 793,600 115,740 Sorghum,grain 1/ 2,276,790 2,400,620 2,041,660 Sorghum,silage (NA) 114,930 Wheat, all 2/ 18,620,600 19,157,620 15,210,680 Winter 13,231,740 13,236,600 10,235,010 Durum 933,620 811,000 864,420 Other spring 4,455,230 5,110,020 4,111,250 Oilseeds Canola 840,540 840,140 810,190 Cottonseed (X) (X) Flaxseed 122,620 91,060 110,080 Mustard seed 41,680 38,610 Peanuts 757,010 621,810 718,570 Rapeseed 4,090 3,930 Safflower 65,560 57,950 Soybeans,beans 36,479,570 36,010,130 36,228,660 Sunflower 567,780 560,500 544,190 Cotton, tobacco, and sugar crops Cotton, all 2/ 5,103,750 5,450,770 4,592,790 Upland 5,001,970 5,344,740 4,492,460 American Pima 101,780 106,030 100,320 Sugarbeets 457,790 450,380 450,870 Sugarcane (NA) 365,880 Tobacco (NA) (NA) 130,100 125,280 Dry beans, peas, and lentils Austrian wtr peas 10,720 7,690 3,800 Dry edible beans 846,610 821,930 814,520 Chickpeas 250,420 269,120 242,530 Large 177,780 194,050 171,790 Small 72,640 75,070 70,740 Dry edi. peas 456,490 367,460 425,130 Lentils 446,780 320,110 413,590 Wrnkld seed peas (NA) (NA) Potatoes and miscellaneous Hops (NA) 21,560 Maple syrup (NA) (NA) Mushrooms (NA) (NA) Peppermint oil (NA) 24,440 Potatoes, all 2/ 418,570 415,010 Spring 23,470 21,450 23,350 Summer 27,640 26,510 Fall 367,460 365,150 Spearmint oil (NA) 9,020 Sweet potatoes 65,400 64,140 64,470 Taro (Hawaii) (NA) 140 Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Crop Area Planted and Harvested, Yield, and Production in Metric Units United States: 2017 and 2018 (continued) [Data are the latest estimates available, either from the current report or from previous reports. Current year estimates are for the full 2018 crop year. Blank data cells indicate estimation period has not yet begun] Yield per hectare Production Crop 2017 2018 2017 2018 (metric tons) Grains and hay Barley 3.91 3,090,010 Corn,grain 11.08 370,960,390 Corn,silage 44.72 116,442,600 Hay, all 2/ 5.48 119,253,970 Alfalfa 7.45 49,956,850 All other 4.60 69,297,120 Oats 2.21 716,910 Proso millet 2.02 330,370 Rice 8.41 8,084,290 Rye 2.13 246,290 Sorghum,grain 4.53 9,241,760 Sorghum,silage 29.77 3,421,900 Wheat, all 2/ 3.11 47,370,880 Winter 3.38 34,548,410 Durum 1.73 1,494,380 Other spring 2.76 11,328,090 Oilseeds Canola 1.75 1,414,610 Cottonseed (X) 6,100,820 Flaxseed 0.89 97,590 Mustard seed 0.71 27,330 Peanuts 4.57 3,281,110 Rapeseed 2.40 9,410 Safflower 1.41 81,600 Soybeans,beans 3.30 119,518,490 Sunflower 1.81 983,720 Cotton, tobacco, and sugar crops Cotton, all 2/ 1.01 4,629,470 Upland 1 4,478,590 American Pima 1.50 150,880 Sugarbeets 71.08 32,046,300 Sugarcane 82.41 30,153,010 Tobacco 2.48 322,120 Dry beans, peas, and lentils Austrian wtr peas 1.49 5,670 Dry edible beans 2 1,625,900 Chickpeas, all 1.29 313,210 Large 1.31 224,300 Small 1.26 88,900 Dry edi. peas 1.51 643,060 Lentils 0.82 339,380 Wrnkld seed peas (NA) 16,190 Potatoes and miscellaneous Hops 2.20 47,340 Maple syrup (NA) 21,360 Mushrooms (NA) 421,210 Peppermint oil 0.11 2,620 Potatoes, all 2/ 48.23 20,017,350 Spring 38.44 897,660 Summer 37.10 983,340 Fall 49.67 18,136,350 Spearmint oil 0.14 1,270 Sweet potatoes 25.08 1,616,880 Taro (Hawaii) 11.80 1,670 (NA) Not available. (X) Not applicable. 1/ Area planted for all purposes. 2/ Total may not add due to rounding. Prospective Plantings: Released March 29, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Reliability of Prospective Plantings Planted Acreage Estimates [Based on data for the past twenty years] Difference between forecast and final estimate Root 90% Thousand acres Years Crop mean confidence square interval Below Above error Average Smallest Largest final % (1,000 acres) (number) Barley 7.2 12.4 221 31 455 5 15 Corn 1.4 2.4 941 32 3,073 9 11 Oats 6.3 10.9 155 21 490 4 16 Sorghum 8.4 14.5 524 31 1,114 12 8 Soybeans 2 3.5 1,236 25 3,296 10 10 Upland cotton 6.4 11 605 6 2,115 13 7 Wheat Winter wheat 1.7 2.9 549 51 1,242 7 13 Durum wheat 21.1 36.4 271 45 1,028 12 8 Other spring 5.6 9.6 546 12 2,083 9 11

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