USDA NASS County-Level Production Data for 2017 Released

USDA NASS County-Level Production Data for 2017 Released February 23, 2018

Nebraska crop production estimates, based primarily on surveys conducted with farmers and ranchers last fall, are at http://www.nass.usda.gov/Quick_Stats/

The top five corn-producing counties in Nebraska in 2017 were:

  1. York (45.4 million bu);
  2. Hamilton (42.1 million bu);
  3. Antelope (40.5 million bu);
  4. Buffalo (39.7 million bu); and 
  5. Phelps (38.9 million bu)

The top five soybean-producing counties in Nebraska in 2017 were:

  1. Saunders (9,995,000 bu);
  2. Gage (8,758,000 bu);
  3. Platte (8,472,000 bu);
  4. Antelope (8,468,000 bu); and
  5. Cuming (7,665,000 bu).

More county-level data is available.