Nebraska Potato Stocks as of Dec. 1
Nebraska growers, dealers, and processors held 5.10 million cwt of potatoes in storage on December 1, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. Current stocks represent 55% of the 2019 production. Total stocks are defined as all potatoes on hand, regardless of use, including those that will be lost through future shrinkage and dumping.
USDA NASS Releases Wheat Production Data by County
County-level estimates for 2019 small grain acreage, yield, and production are now available, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. The
Corn and Sorghum Harvests Nearly In
Corn Harvest, at 85%, Nears the Finish Line
Nebraska Harvest Progressing with Corn at 60%, Soybean, 94%
20% of Corn, 28% of Soybeans Harvested
Approximately 20% of the state's corn and 28% of its soybeans had been harvested as of Sunday, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service.
USDA: Corn Harvest to Set a Record; Soybean Harvest Down 15%
Based on October 1 conditions, Nebraska's 2019 corn production is a record forecast at 1.81 billion bushels, up 1% from last year's production, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. Area to be harvested for grain, at 9.75 million acres, is up 5% from a year ago. Yield is forecast at 186 bushels per acre, down 6 bushels from last year.