October All Sunflower Production

All Sunflower Production: 10/11/2018

  Acres Yield Production
  HARVESTED LBS/ACRE 1000 LBS
California      
2017 53,800 1,049 56,425
2018 59,500 1,345 80,025
% of 2017 111% 128% 142%
Colorado      
2017 84,000 1,065 89,490
2018 61,000 880 53,700
% of 2017 73% 83% 60%
Kansas      
2017 62,200 1,428 88,812
2018 50,000 1,437 71,840
% of 2017 80% 101% 81%
Minnesota      
2017 36,300 1,814 65,835
2018 50,000 1,657 82,850
% of 2017 138% 91% 126%
Nebraska      
2017 43,500 1,588 69,090
2018 33,000 1,550 51,160
% of 2017 76% 98% 74%
North Dakota      
2017 423,000 1,636 692,010
2018 424,000 1,591 674,480
% of 2017 100% 97% 97%
South Dakota      
2017 588,000 1,758 1,033,600
2018 540,000 1,658 895,050
% of 2017 92% 94% 87%
Texas      
2017 43,000 1,395 60,000
2018 22,500 1,150 25,875
% of 2017 52% 82% 43%
United States Total      
2017 1,333,800 1,616 2,155,262
2018 1,240,000 1,560 1,934,980
% of 2017 93% 97% 90%


* 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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