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

2018 March Planting Intentions (Million Acres)
 COMMODITY USDA 2018 2018 PRE-REPORT EXPECTATIONS USDA 2017 % CHANGE 2018 VS 2017
 CORN 88.03 89.42 90.17
-2.37
 SOYBEANS 88.98 91.06 90.14 -1.29
 ALL WHEAT 47.34 46.29 46.04 2.88
COTTON 13.47 13.29 12.61 6.80
OATS 2.72 2.76 2.59 4.95
BARLEY 2.29 2.65 2.48 -7.86
SORGHUM 5.93 5.94 5.63 5.44
RICE 2.69 2.76 2.46 9.22
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