October All Sunflower Production

All Sunflower Production: 10/9/2015

  Acres Yield Production
  HARVESTED LBS/ACRE 1000 LBS
California      
2014 47,000 1,303 61,250
2015 33,900 1,192 40,400
% of 2014 72% 91% 66%
Colorado      
2014 42,000 1,507 63,300
2015 67,500 1,619 109,250
% of 2014 161% 107% 173%
Kansas      
2014 59,000 1,552 91,540
2015 78,000 1,498 116,850
% of 2014 132% 97% 128%
Minnesota      
2014 59,500 1,477 87,870
2015 93,500 1,700 158,950
% of 2014 157% 115% 181%
Nebraska      
2014 33,500 1,345 45,055
2015 45,000 1,120 50,400
% of 2014 134% 83% 112%
North Dakota      
2014 650,000 1,306 848,600
2015 701,000 1,450 1,016,450
% of 2014 108% 111% 120%
Oklahoma      
2014 2,600 1,231 3,200
2015 5,500 1,191 6,550
% of 2014 212% 97% 205%
South Dakota      
2014 522,000 1,679 876,620
2015 659,000 1,929 1,270,900
% of 2014 126% 115% 145%
Texas      
2014 92,000 1,493 137,400
2015 101,000 1,362 137,600
% of 2014 110% 91% 100%
United States Total      
2014 1,507,600 1,469 2,214,835
2015 1,784,400 1,629 2,907,350
% of 2014 118% 111% 131%


* 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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