2017 US Corn Belt Crop Tour

 

Nebraska

About Nebraska
48,400
Number of farms
934 acres
Average size of a Nebraska farm
45,200,000 acres
Land in Nebraska farms
92.7%
Land used for farming in the state
Over 1 billion pounds
Milk produced by Nebraska’s dairy cows
3rd
Nebraska’s rank in the U.S. for all cattle and calves inventory
9,550,000 acres
Corn acres in 2017, -3.05% vs. 2016

178 bu/acre
Corn yield in 2016, -29.0 bu/acre vs. 2015
5,700,000 acres
Soybean acres in 2017, +9.62% vs. 2016

61 bu/acre
Soybean yield in 2016, +3.0 bu/acre vs. 2015
1,110,000 acres
Wheat acres in 2017, -19% vs. 2016

54 bu/acre 
Wheat yield in 2016, +16.0 bu/acre vs. 2015

 

2017 US Corn Belt Tour