October All Sunflower Production

All Sunflower Production: 10/12/2016

  Acres Yield Production
  HARVESTED LBS/ACRE 1000 LBS
California      
2015 34,400 1,300 44,720
2016 45,000 1,447 65,100
% of 2015 131% 111% 146%
Colorado      
2015 69,000 1,235 85,200
2016 68,000 1,400 95,200
% of 2015 99% 113% 112%
Kansas      
2015 78,000 1,738 135,560
2016 59,000 1,507 88,940
% of 2015 76% 87% 66%
Minnesota      
2015 98,500 1,686 166,050
2016 77,500 1,506 116,750
% of 2015 79% 89% 70%
Nebraska      
2015 44,500 1,784 79,410
2016 39,000 1,377 53,700
% of 2015 88% 77% 68%
North Dakota      
2015 702,000 1,523 1,068,800
2016 670,000 1,614 1,081,350
% of 2015 95% 106% 101%
Oklahoma      
2015 5,000 1,320 6,600
2016 NA NA NA
% of 2015 0% 0% 0%
South Dakota      
2015 662,000 1,858 1,230,040
2016 541,000 1,674 905,550
% of 2015 82% 90% 74%
Texas      
2015 106,000 1,013 107,350
2016 41,000 1,273 52,200
% of 2015 39% 126% 49%
United States Total      
2015 1,799,400 1,625 2,923,730
2016 1,540,500 1,596 2,458,790
% of 2015 86% 98% 84%


* Estimates for acres, yield and production include a combination of oil and non-oil sunflowers - refer to USDA's June report for a breakout between oil and non-oil.
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