Nebraska Dec. 1, 2022 Grain and Hay Stocks
Nebraska corn stocks in all positions on Dec. 1, 2022 totaled 1.01 billion bushels, down 31% from 2021, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. Of the total, 610 million bushels are stored on farms, down 34% from a year ago. Off-farm stocks, at 397 million bushels, are down 25% from last year.
Soybeans stored in all positions totaled 184 million bushels, down 18% from last year. On-farm stocks of 53.0 million bushels are down 21% from a year ago, while off-farm stocks, at 131 million bushels, are down 17% from 2021.
Wheat stored in all positions totaled 22.3 million bushels, down 36% from a year ago. On-farm stocks of 1.70 million bushels are up 13% from 2021, and off-farm stocks of 20.6 million bushels are down 38% from last year.
Sorghum stored in all positions totaled 6.73 million bushels, down 52% from last year. On-farm stocks of 1.20 million bushels are down 4% and off farm holdings of 5.53 million bushels are down 57% from last year.
Hay stocks on Nebraska farms totaled 3.00 million tons, down 35% from last year.
Grain storage capacity in Nebraska totaled 2.19 billion bushels, unchanged from 2021. Total grain storage capacity is comprised of 1.20 billion bushels of on-farm storage, unchanged from last year, and 990 million bushels of off-farm storage, unchanged from last year.
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