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Increased acreage and higher yields for corn and soybeans allowed both crops to return to more typical production levels, according to the 2020 Crop Production Annual Summary released today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS).
Extra long staple cotton consumed on the cotton system was 481,000 pounds in January 2021...
Extra long staple cotton consumed on the cotton system was 6.56 million pounds in 2020...
Soybeans crushed for crude oil was 5.90 million tons (197 million bushels) in January, 2021...
Soybeans crushed for crude oil was 66.2 million tons in 2020...
Total corn consumed for alcohol and other uses was 466 million bushels in January 2021...
Total corn consumed for alcohol for 2020 was 4.92 billion bushels....
Peanut Price Highlights. Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 19.6 cents per pound for the week ending February 20, down 1.2...
Shelled Edible Grade Season to Date Utilization Up 6 Percent from Last Year. Peanut Stocks in Commercial Storage Totaled 4.13 Billion Pounds...