2017 US Corn Belt Crop Tour

 

Kansas

About Kansas
59,600
Number of farms
770 acres
Average size of a Kansas farm
45,900,000 acres
Land in Kansas farms
57
Average age of Kansas farmer
1st
Kansas’ US rank in sorghum grain production
5,200,000 acres
Corn acres in 2017, +2% vs. 2016

142 bu/acre
Corn yield in 2016, -6.0 bu/acre vs. 2015
5,000,000 acres
Soybean acres in 2017, +23.46% vs. 2016

48 bu/acre
Soybean yield in 2016, +9.5 bu/acre vs. 2015
7,500,000 acres
Wheat acres in 2017, -11.77% vs. 2016

57 bu/acre 
Wheat yield in 2016, +20 bu/acre vs. 2015

 

2017 US Corn Belt Tour