March Planting Intentions

The March planting intentions report covers the expected plantings as of March 1 for corn, all wheat, winter wheat, durum wheat, other spring wheat, oats, barley, flaxseed, cotton, rice by length of grain classes, all sorghum, sweet potatoes, dry edible beans, soybeans, sunflower, peanuts, and sugarbeets; acreage for harvest of oats, hay, and tobacco. To see the full text version of the report visit http://usda.mannlib.cornell.edu/MannUsda/viewDocumentInfo.do?documentID=1136

2017 March Planting Intentions (Million Acres)
 COMMODITY USDA 2017 PROSPECTIVE PLANTINGS AVERAGE EXPECTATIONS 2017 RANGE OF EXPECTATIONS 2017 USDA 2016 % CHANGE 2017 VS 2016
 CORN 90.000 90.939 90.000-92.500 94.004
-4.0
 SOYBEANS 89.500 88.214 86.400-89.300 83.433 6.1
 ALL WHEAT 46.100 46.139 44.200-48.200 50.154 -4.1
WINTER WHEAT 32.700 32.554 32.000-34.500 36.167 -3.5
OTHER SPRING 11.300 11.357 9.900-12.200 11.605 -0.3
 DURUM WHEAT 2.000 2.115 1.900-2.500 2.412 -0.4
COTTON 12.200 N/A N/A 10.08 2.1
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