October All Sunflower Production

All Sunflower Production: 10/12/2017

  Acres Yield Production
  HARVESTED LBS/ACRE 1000 LBS
California      
2016 46,000 1,345 61,875
2017 54,800 1,295 70,980
% of 2016 119% 96% 115%
Colorado      
2016 70,000 1,293 90,500
2017 88,000 1,295 114,000
% of 2016 126% 100% 126%
Kansas      
2016 58,000 1,425 82,660
2017 61,000 1,333 81,310
% of 2016 105% 94% 98%
Minnesota      
2016 77,500 1,465 113,550
2017 44,500 1,705 75,875
% of 2016 57% 116% 67%
Nebraska      
2016 39,000 1,491 58,150
2017 42,000 1,333 56,000
% of 2016 108% 89% 96%
North Dakota      
2016 663,000 1,716 1,137,450
2017 418,000 1,097 458,590
% of 2016 63% 64% 40%
South Dakota      
2016 540,000 1,958 1,057,050
2017 604,000 1,455 878,780
% of 2016 112% 74% 83%
Texas      
2016 38,500 1,309 50,400
2017 40,000 1,868 74,700
% of 2016 104% 143% 148%
United States Total      
2016 1,532,000 1,731 2,651,635
2017 1,352,300 1,339 1,810,235
% of 2016 88% 77% 68%


* 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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