2017 US Corn Belt Crop Tour

 

Ohio

About Ohio
74,500
Number of farms
188 acres
Average size of an Ohio farm
14,000,000 acres
Land in Ohio farms
1 of 4
States in which over 50% of its land is classified as "prime famland"
1st
Ohio leads the US in production of swiss cheese
3,400
Beekeepers in Ohio, containing 29,900 bee colonies
3rd
Ohio's ranking for processing tomatoes; the state is ranked 5th for fresh tomato production
3,550,000 acres
Corn acres in 2017, unchanged from 2016

159 bu/acre
Corn yield in 2016, +6.0 bu/acre vs. 2015
5,000,000 acres
Soybean acres in 2017, +3.09% vs. 2016

54.5 bu/acre
Soybean yield in 2016, +4.5 bu/acre vs. 2015
470,000 acres
Wheat acres in 2017, -18.97% vs. 2016

80 bu/acre 
Wheat yield in 2016, +13.0 bu/acre vs. 2015

 

2017 US Corn Belt Tour