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TRACK RECORDS
UNITED STATES CROP PRODUCTION

April 2003

Table Of Contents
Commodities

  • Preface
  • Historical Record Highs
  • Principal Crops
  • Barley
  • Corn
  • Cotton
  • Flaxseed
  • Hay
  • Oats
  • Peanuts
  • Rice
  • Rye
  • Sorghum
  • Soybeans
  • Sunflower
  • Wheat, All
  • Wheat, Durum
  • Wheat, Other
  • Wheat, Winter
  • Dry Edible Beans
  • Potatoes
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Tobacco
  • Sugar Crops
  • Information Contact

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         All Hay:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1866 to Date
             -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :           :  Yield   :            :          :
                   :  Acreage  :   per    :            :  Price   :      Value
             Year  : Harvested :   Harv.  :Production  :   per    :       of
                   :           :   Acre   :            :   Ton    :    Production
             -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :   (000)       Tons     (000) Tons    Dollars      (000) Dol.
                   :
              1866 :    18,250      1.17       21,298      14.48           308,463
              1867 :    18,641      1.25       23,209      14.30           331,973
              1868 :    19,568      1.19       23,198      13.90           322,363
              1869 :    19,310      1.27       24,503      12.76           312,632
              1870 :    19,719      1.08       21,308      14.45           307,891
                   :
              1871 :    20,270      1.10       22,215      16.57           368,163
              1872 :    21,081      1.13       23,868      15.35           366,342
              1873 :    21,597      1.11       23,903      14.40           344,269
              1874 :    21,861      1.12       24,537      13.85           339,822
              1875 :    22,662      1.13       25,522      12.75           325,523
              1876 :    23,986      1.20       28,796       9.80           282,313
              1877 :    24,749      1.23       30,454       8.72           265,460
              1878 :    25,627      1.30       33,275       7.32           243,459
              1879 :    26,641      1.15       30,618       9.63           294,905
              1880 :    27,011      1.20       32,522      11.82           384,469
                   :
              1881 :    28,619      1.24       35,490      12.23           434,807
              1882 :    30,373      1.30       39,471       9.99           394,475
              1883 :    32,071      1.37       43,910       8.77           385,098
              1884 :    33,448      1.29       43,066       8.99           387,066
              1885 :    34,507      1.24       42,960      10.07           432,615
              1886 :    35,771      1.25       44,876       8.72           391,351
              1887 :    36,480      1.14       41,559      10.09           419,515
              1888 :    37,411      1.26       47,177       9.24           436,058
              1889 :    38,867      1.29       50,312       7.74           389,621
              1890 :    39,613      1.28       50,548       8.11           410,071
                   :
              1891 :    40,350      1.27       51,139       8.65           442,182
              1892 :    41,328      1.28       52,746       8.78           463,055
              1893 :    42,083      1.27       53,451       9.48           506,554
              1894 :    41,864      1.14       47,781       8.98           429,051
              1895 :    41,153      0.98       40,481       9.63           389,815
              1896 :    40,971      1.24       50,626       7.60           384,670
              1897 :    42,396      1.32       55,826       7.21           402,511
              1898 :    43,083      1.40       60,416       6.52           394,205
              1899 :    43,395      1.24       53,975       8.20           442,556
              1900 :    42,488      1.17       49,843       9.78           487,679
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               All Hay:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                                   United States, 1866 to Date
              -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :           :  Yield   :            :          :
                    :  Acreage  :   per    :            :  Price   :      Value
              Year  : Harvested :   Harv.  :Production  :   per    :       of
                    :           :   Acre   :            :   Ton    :    Production
              -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :   (000)       Tons     (000) Tons    Dollars      (000) Dol.
                    : 
               1901 :    43,555      1.22       53,098       9.88           524,691
               1902 :    44,716      1.32       59,098       9.05           535,032
               1903 :    46,650      1.36       63,647       9.18           583,967
               1904 :    47,480      1.38       65,552       8.82           578,299
               1905 :    48,333      1.38       66,563       8.49           565,334
               1906 :    48,650      1.24       60,391      10.40           628,106
               1907 :    49,833      1.33       66,271      11.60           768,673
               1908 :    51,487      1.39       71,642       9.08           650,476
               1909 :    68,703      1.27       87,172      10.20           889,101
               1910 :    68,332      1.10       75,184      11.40           876,940
                    :
               1911 :    65,885      0.98       64,574      13.30           911,207
               1912 :    67,395      1.28       86,066      10.60           929,114
               1913 :    66,873      1.15       77,022      11.30           875,467
               1914 :    67,337      1.23       82,605      10.40           878,754
               1915 :    69,518      1.32       91,436      10.00           938,481
               1916 :    72,918      1.35       98,633      11.30         1,097,416
               1917 :    71,017      1.20       85,024      17.00         1,405,599
               1918 :    71,909      1.14       82,288      19.80         1,614,655
               1919 :    73,156      1.26       92,487      21.00         1,934,764
               1920 :    73,033      1.26       91,668      16.40         1,512,956
                    :
               1921 :    73,070      1.16       84,821      10.90           984,911
               1922 :    75,432      1.26       95,152      11.60         1,106,405
               1923 :    73,545      1.22       89,418      12.90         1,169,425
               1924 :    74,459      1.23       91,454      12.90         1,159,774
               1925 :    70,105      1.12       78,832      12.90         1,009,243
               1926 :    68,795      1.11       76,025      12.60         1,008,594
               1927 :    72,131      1.36       98,151      10.30         1,009,661
               1928 :    67,185      1.25       83,842      11.40           945,449
               1929 :    69,531      1.26       87,357      11.40           955,768
               1930 :    67,947      1.10       74,527      11.00           823,985
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              All Hay:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                                 United States, 1866 to Date
             -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :           :  Yield   :            :          :
                   :  Acreage  :   per    :            :  Price   :     Value
             Year  : Harvested :   Harv.  :Production  :   per    :      of
                   :           :   Acre   :            :   Ton    :    Production
             -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :   (000)       Tons     (000) Tons    Dollars      (000) Dol.
                   :
              1931 :    68,160      1.10       75,203       8.60           656,321
              1932 :    70,412      1.19       83,721       6.00           518,989
              1933 :    68,439      1.10       75,072       7.70           607,271
              1934 :    65,387      0.93       60,485      11.70           797,141
              1935 :    68,550      1.32       90,364       7.60           679,252
              1936 :    67,732      1.03       70,014      10.50           781,329
              1937 :    66,001      1.26       83,002       9.00           725,719
              1938 :    68,175      1.34       91,420       7.00           619,942
              1939 :    69,243      1.25       86,533      10.30           880,528
              1940 :    73,058      1.31       96,050       9.78           943,208
                   :
              1941 :    73,136      1.31       95,754      12.30         1,166,789
              1942 :    74,827      1.44      107,717      14.60         1,477,121
              1943 :    77,004      1.34      103,128      19.90         1,913,356
              1944 :    77,639      1.33      102,889      21.40         2,145,300
              1945 :    76,697      1.40      107,438      20.30         2,068,523
              1946 :    73,741      1.35       99,518      22.70         2,084,794
              1947 :    74,666      1.35      100,576      22.90         2,240,809
              1948 :    71,817      1.34       96,172      24.30         2,266,742
              1949 :    72,821      1.33       96,990      21.10         2,057,348
              1950 :    75,150      1.38      103,820      21.10         2,221,644
                   :
              1951 :    75,063      1.46      109,502      25.70         2,519,351
              1952 :    75,147      1.42      106,386      26.90         2,637,330
              1953 :    74,997      1.44      108,245      21.90         2,396,142
              1954 :    73,721      1.46      107,834      21.90         2,372,369
              1955 :    74,956      1.50      112,807      22.50         2,351,067
              1956 :    72,292      1.49      107,978      22.20         2,286,388
              1957 :    71,912      1.67      120,043      19.30         2,211,970
              1958 :    70,547      1.70      120,100      18.80         2,186,374
              1959 :    66,266      1.67      110,976      22.30         2,316,729
              1960 :    67,313      1.76      118,158      21.70         2,409,957
             -----------------------------------------------------------------------
             
    
            All Hay:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                               United States, 1866 to Date
            -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                  :           :  Yield   :            :          :
                  :  Acreage  :   per    :            :  Price   :     Value
            Year  : Harvested :   Harv.  :Production  :   per    :       of
                  :           :   Acre   :            :   Ton    :    Production
            -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                  :   (000)       Tons     (000) Tons    Dollars      (000) Dol.
                  :
             1961 :    67,376      1.74      116,957      20.70         2,403,906
             1962 :    67,563      1.80      121,759      21.80         2,553,386
             1963 :    66,428      1.77      117,537      24.60         2,716,423
             1964 :    67,375      1.76      118,778      23.90         2,809,128
             1965 :    67,496      1.86      125,610      23.20         2,915,468
             1966 :    64,356      1.88      120,930      25.00         2,889,799
             1967 :    63,303      1.98      125,134      24.50         2,866,364
             1968 :    60,922      2.04      124,244      23.60         2,821,800
             1969 :    59,716      2.11      126,026      24.70         2,936,788
             1970 :    61,467      2.07      126,969      26.10         3,076,382
                  :
             1971 :    61,355      2.10      129,132      28.10         3,335,209
             1972 :    59,680      2.15      128,565      31.30         3,729,522
             1973 :    61,828      2.17      134,217      41.60         5,003,991
             1974 :    60,195      2.10      126,384      50.90         5,790,715
             1975 :    61,353      2.16      132,397      52.10         6,458,070
             1976 :    60,377      1.99      120,125      60.20         6,814,924
             1977 :    60,988      2.17      132,211      53.70         6,826,441
             1978 :    62,113      2.32      143,817      49.80         6,663,678
             1979 :    61,279      2.40      147,307      59.40         7,362,597
             1980 :    58,870      2.22      130,740      71.00         8,103,989
                  :
             1981 :    59,599      2.39      142,520      67.30         9,211,532
             1982 :    59,812      2.50      149,241      69.30         9,529,516
             1983 :    59,694      2.36      140,738      75.80         9,966,141
             1984 :    61,414      2.45      150,582      74.00        10,202,958
             1985 :    60,461      2.46      148,719      67.60         9,446,605
             1986 :    62,334      2.49      155,385      59.80         8,606,585
             1987 :    60,133      2.45      147,457      65.00         8,848,859
             1988 :    64,771      1.94      125,736      85.20        10,439,974
             1989 :    62,722      2.31      144,706      85.40        11,144,382
             1990 :    61,030      2.40      146,212      80.60        10,420,874
            -----------------------------------------------------------------------
            
    
         All Hay:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1866 to Date
            -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                  :           :  Yield   :            :          :
                  :  Acreage  :   per    :            :  Price   :     Value
            Year  : Harvested :   Harv.  : Production :   per    :       of
                  :           :   Acre   :            :   Ton    :    Production
            -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                  :   (000)       Tons     (000) Tons    Dollars      (000) Dol.
                  :
                  :
             1991 :    61,834      2.46      152,073      71.20         9,941,020
             1992 :    58,903      2.49      146,903      74.30        10,435,994
             1993 :    59,689      2.46      146,699      84.70        10,946,576
             1994 :    58,815      2.55      150,136      86.70        11,113,274
             1995 :    59,764      2.58      154,239      82.20        11,035,838
             1996 :    61,169      2.45      149,779      95.80        12,726,992
             1997 :    61,084      2.50      152,536     100.00        13,249,825
             1998 :    60,076      2.53      151,780      84.60        11,606,734
             1999 :    63,220      2.53      159,707      76.90        11,014,373
             2000 :    59,854      2.54      151,921      84.60        11,416,651
     
             2001 :    63,521      2.47      156,764      96.50        12,602,534
             2002 :    64,497      2.34      150,962      94.00        12,432,729
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                     All Hay: Harvested Acres, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
            :      Mar 1/     :    Jun 2/    :       Aug      :       Oct     :    Annual     : Rev Follwg Yr : Final
            :-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Year    :    Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous
            :    Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
            :
    1965    :   68,420  101.4   67,939  100.7   67,939  100.7   67,939  100.7   68,037  100.8   67,864  100.5   67,496
    1966    :   67,245  104.5   66,769  103.7   66,769  103.7   66,769  103.7   65,192  101.3   65,140  101.2   64,356
    1967    :   63,865  100.9   64,151  101.3   64,151  101.3   64,151  101.3   64,728  102.3   64,667  102.2   63,303
    1968    :   63,017  103.4   63,567  104.3   63,567  104.3   63,567  104.3   62,570  102.7   62,693  102.9   60,922
    1969    :   62,730  105.0   63,026  105.5   63,026  105.5   63,026  105.5   61,838  103.6   62,053  103.9   59,716
            :
    1970    :   62,065  101.0   62,728  102.1   62,728  102.1   62,728  102.1   63,234  102.9   62,911  102.3   61,467
    1971    :   63,481  103.5   63,589  103.6   63,589  103.6   63,589  103.6   63,265  103.1   61,405  100.1   61,355
    1972    :   62,826  105.3   62,511  104.7   62,543  104.8   62,543  104.8   59,783  100.2   59,821  100.2   59,680
    1973    :   60,894   98.5   61,606   99.6   61,606   99.6   61,606   99.6   62,190  100.6   62,099  100.4   61,828
    1974    :   61,613  102.4   60,546  100.6   60,546  100.6   60,546  100.6   60,546  100.6   60,571  100.6   60,195
            :
    1975    :   61,018   99.5   61,502  100.2   61,502  100.2   61,502  100.2   61,863  100.8   61,673  100.5   61,353
    1976    :   62,623  103.7   61,079  101.2   61,159  101.3   61,159  101.3   60,915  100.9   60,311   99.9   60,377
    1977    :   61,555  100.9   61,729  101.2   61,659  101.1   61,659  101.1   60,493   99.2   60,658   99.5   60,988
    1978    :   60,831   97.9   61,254   98.6   61,254   98.6   61,254   98.6   61,495   99.0   61,515   99.0   62,113
    1979    :   61,259  100.0   60,860   99.3   60,860   99.3   60,860   99.3   61,162   99.8   61,666  100.6   61,279
            :
    1980    :   60,527  102.8   59,862  101.7   59,862  101.7   59,862  101.7   59,437  101.0   59,362  100.8   58,870
    1981    :   61,051  102.4   59,444   99.7   59,444   99.7   59,444   99.7   60,212  101.0   60,192  101.0   59,599
    1982    :   61,619  103.0   60,521  101.2   60,521  101.2   60,521  101.2   60,679  101.4   60,679  101.4   59,812
    1983 3/ :   62,465  104.6   60,344  101.1   60,394  101.2   60,394  101.2   60,461  101.3   59,717  100.0   59,694
    1984    :   62,535  101.8   62,251  101.4   62,251  101.4   62,251  101.4   61,585  100.3   61,445  100.1   61,414
            :
    1985    :   62,281  103.0   61,951  102.5   61,801  102.2   61,801  102.2   60,553  100.2   60,423   99.9   60,461
    1986    :   60,933   97.8   61,102   98.0   60,882   97.7   60,902   97.7   62,274   99.9   62,274   99.9   62,334
    1987    :   61,154  101.7   60,203  100.1   60,203  100.1   60,203  100.1   60,748  101.0   60,748  101.0   60,133
    1988    :   61,115   94.4   63,396   97.9   66,153  102.1   66,783  103.1   65,055  100.4   65,055  100.4   64,771
    1989    :   63,061  100.5   62,918  100.3   62,918  100.3   62,743  100.0   63,395  101.1   61,557   98.1   62,722
            :
    1990    :   62,016  101.6   61,734  101.2   61,734  101.2   61,734  101.2   61,557  100.9   61,407  100.6   61,030
    1991    :   61,408   99.3   63,134  102.1   63,134  102.1   63,134  102.1   62,575  101.2   62,475  101.0   61,834
    1992    :   60,720  103.1   60,205  102.2   60,455  102.6   60,405  102.5   59,599  101.2   59,597  101.2   58,903
    1993    :   60,268  101.0   60,165  100.8   60,095  100.7   60,995  102.2   60,398  101.2   59,679  100.0   59,689
    1994    :   60,898  103.5   60,398  102.7   60,315  102.6   60,315  102.6   58,744   99.9   58,735   99.9   58,815
            :
    1995    :   58,978   98.7   60,228  100.8   60,228  100.8   60,228  100.8   59,779  100.0   59,629   99.8   59,764
    1996    :   59,037   96.5   60,599   99.1   60,599   99.1   60,599   99.1   61,029   99.8   60,879   99.5   61,169
    1997    :   61,514  100.7   60,814   99.6   60,807   99.5   60,807   99.5   60,815   99.6   61,084  100.0   61,084
    1998    :   60,735   99.4   59,816   97.9   59,819   97.9   59,819   99.6   60,016   99.9   60,076
    1999    :   60,093  100.0   61,951  103.1   62,051  103.3   62,015   98.1   63,160   99.9   63,220
            :
    2000    :   63,052   99.7   62,181   98.4   62,191   98.4   61,591  102.9   59,854  100.0   59,854
    2001    :   63,771  100.9   63,833  101.0   63,833  101.0   63,833  100.5   63,511  100.0   63,521
    2002    :   63,743   98.8   64,709  100.3   64,709  100.3   64,709  100.3   64,497
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    1/ April, 1976 - 1980, February 1982 - 1985.
    2/ July prior to 1975.
    3/ Additional survey done late April 1983 because of PIK program. (60,739 acres, 101.7% of final).
    
    
    
                    All Hay: Production Acres, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         :      Jul1     :    Aug 1      :    Sep 1      :     Oct 1     :    Annual     : Rev Follwg Yr : Final
         :--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Year :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous
         :  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         :
    1965 :118,004   93.9  119,801   95.4  121,154   96.5  123,248   98.1  124,032   98.7  125,536   99.9  125,610
    1966 :114,647   94.8  113,333   93.7  116,660   96.5  118,109   97.7  120,863   99.9  121,027  100.1  120,930
    1967 :118,433   94.6  121,173   96.8  122,619   98.0  124,577   99.6  126,361  101.0  126,300  100.9  125,134
    1968 :121,177   97.5  121,676   97.9  123,827   99.7  126,261  101.6  125,438  101.0  125,522  101.0  124,244
    1969 :124,445   98.7  125,588   99.7  123,113   97.7  127,480  101.2  127,127  100.9  127,675  101.3  126,026
         :
    1970 :129,643  102.1  126,005   99.2  124,910   98.4  126,432   99.6  127,899  100.7  127,465  100.4  126,969
    1971 :   *       *    128,051   99.2     *        *   131,081  101.5  130,954  101.4  129,119  100.0  129,132
    1972 :                127,822   99.4                  133,961  104.2  128,389   99.9  128,614  100.0  128,565
    1973 :                125,948   93.8                  129,501   96.5  134,608  100.3  134,751  100.4  134,217
    1974 :                119,807   94.8                  123,824   98.0  126,960  100.5  127,143  100.6  126,384
         :
    1975 :                130,240   98.4                  130,098   98.3  132,917  100.4  132,729  100.3  132,397
    1976 :                120,315  100.2                  119,672   99.6  120,876  100.6  120,006   99.9  120,125
    1977 :                124,378   94.1                  128,360   97.1  131,057   99.1  131,313   99.3  132,211
    1978 :                138,018   96.0                  139,159   96.8  142,264   98.9  142,209   98.9  143,817
    1979 :                140,213   95.2                  143,035   97.1  145,878   99.0  147,847  100.4  147,307
         :
    1980 :                124,452   95.2                  126,391   96.7  131,070  100.3  131,027  100.2  130,740
    1981 :                137,754   96.7                  141,374   99.2  143,105  100.4  143,201  100.5  142,520
    1982 :                151,553  101.5                  152,474  102.2  152,424  102.1  152,534  102.2  149,241
    1983 :                145,564  103.4                  142,654  101.4  142,979  101.6  140,764  100.0  140,738
    1984 :                153,356  101.8                  154,051  102.3  150,781  100.1  150,648  100.0  150,582
         :
    1985 :                148,473   99.8                  151,220  101.7  148,959  100.2  148,601   99.9  148,719
    1986 :                153,408   98.7                  158,009  101.7  155,271   99.9  155,271   99.9  155,385
    1987 :                150,798  102.3                  153,717  104.2  149,142  101.1  149,302  101.3  147,457
    1988 :                130,509  103.8                  130,202  103.6  126,817  100.9  126,010  100.2  125,736
    1989 :                145,172  100.3                  150,497  104.0  145,445  100.5  145,512  100.6  144,706
         :
    1990 :                148,462  101.5                  151,457  103.6  146,985  100.5  146,820  100.4  146,212
    1991 :                156,855  103.1                  158,380  104.1  153,485  100.9  153,325  100.8  152,073
    1992 :                146,748   99.9                  148,936  101.4  149,140  101.5  148,863  101.3  146,903
    1993 :                150,783  102.8                  154,026  105.0  148,854  101.5  146,799  100.1  146,699
    1994 :                151,425  100.9                  153,885  102.5  150,124  100.0  150,060   99.9  150,136
         :
    1995 :                157,374  102.0                  157,003  101.8  154,786  100.4  154,166  100.0  154,239
    1996 :                148,515   99.2                  151,840  101.4  149,457   99.8  149,457   99.8  149,779
    1997 :                153,886  100.9                  152,141   99.7  152,120   99.7  152,536  100.0  152,536
    1998 :                148,287   97.7                  151,754  100.0  151,338   99.7  151,780
    1999 :                160,769  100.7                  161,385  101.1  159,077   99.6  159,707
         : 
    2000 :                153,255  100.9                  152,651  100.5  152,183  100.2  151,921
    2001 :                158,241  100.9                  162,303  103.5  156,703  100.0  156,764
    2002 :                152,616  101.1                  150,447   99.7  150,962
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    *  Discontinued.
    
    
    
    
                       All Hay: Production, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
       ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
             :     Production Forecasts and Final Estimate     :    Deviations from Final Estimate
        Year :-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
             :  Jul 1  :  Aug 1  :  Sep 1  :  Oct 1  : Final 1/:  Jul 1  :  Aug 1  :  Sep 1  :  Oct 1
       ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
             :                                        Thousand Tons
             :
        1965 : 118,004   119,801   121,154   123,248   125,610     -7606     -5809     -4456     -2362
        1966 : 114,647   113,333   116,660   118,109   120,930     -6283     -7597     -4270     -2821
        1967 : 118,433   121,173   122,619   124,577   125,134     -6701     -3961     -2515      -557
        1968 : 121,177   121,676   123,827   126,261   124,244     -3067     -2568      -417      2017
        1969 : 124,445   125,588   126,113   127,480   126,026     -1581      -438        87      1454
             :
        1970 : 129,643   126,005   124,910   126,432   126,969      2674      -964     -2059      -537
        1971 :    *      128,051      *      131,081   129,132        *      -1081        *       1949
        1972 :           127,822             133,961   128,565                -743                5396
        1973 :           125,948             129,501   134,217               -8269               -4716
        1974 :           119,807             123,824   126,384               -6577               -2560
             :
        1975 :           130,240             130,098   132,397               -2157               -2299
        1976 :           120,315             119,672   120,125                 190                -453
        1977 :           124,378             128,360   132,211               -7833               -3851
        1978 :           138,018             139,159   143,817               -5799               -4658
        1979 :           140,213             143,035   147,307               -7094               -4272
             :
        1980 :           124,452             126,391   130,740               -6288               -4349
        1981 :           137,754             141,374   142,520               -4766               -1146
        1982 :           151,553             152,474   149,241                2312                3233
        1983 :           145,564             142,654   140,738                4826                1916
        1984 :           153,356             154,051   150,582                2774                3469
             :
        1985 :           148,473             151,220   148,719                -246                2501
        1986 :           153,408             158,009   155,385               -1977                2624
        1987 :           150,798             153,717   147,457                3341                6260
        1988 :           130,509             130,202   125,736                4773                4466
        1989 :           145,172             150,497   144,706                 466                5791
             :
        1990 :           148,462             151,457   146,212                2250                5245
        1991 :           156,855             158,380   152,073                4782                6307
        1992 :           146,748             148,936   146,903                -155                2033
        1993 :           150,783             154,026   146,699                4084                7327
        1994 :           151,425             153,885   150,136                1289                3749
             :
        1995 :           157,374             157,003   154,239                3135                2764
        1996 :           148,515             151,840   149,779               -1264                2061
        1997 :           153,886             152,141   152,536                1350                -395
        1998 :           148,287             151,754   151,780               -3493                 -26
        1999 :           160,769             161,385   159,707                1062                1678
             :
        2000 :           153,255             152,651   151,921                1334                 730
        2001 :           158,241             162,303   156,764                1477                5539
        2002 :           152,616             150,447   150,962                1654                -515 
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    1/ Final or latest published estimate.
    *  Discontinued.
       
       
    
           Alfalfa Hay:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                                United States, 1920 to Date 
             -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :           :   Yield     :             :          :
                   :           :    per      :             : Price    :  Value
             Year  :Acreage    :   Harv.     : Production  :  per     :    of
                   :Harvested  :   Acre      :             :  Ton  1/ :Production 2/
             -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :   (000)       Tons      (000) Tons.  Dollars     (000) Dol.
                   :
              1920 :     9,015        2.27        20,458      15.80         
              1921 :     9,165        2.19        21,071      10.80
              1922 :     9,275        2.17        21,110      12.90
              1923 :     9,764        2.22        21,630      13.50
              1924 :    10,352        2.01        20,828      13.80
              1925 :    10,388        2.10        21,821      13.00
              1926 :    10,721        2.01        21,529      13.60
              1927 :    11,277        2.26        25,454      11.90
              1928 :    11,123        2.15        23,882      13.70
              1929 :    11,529        2.06        23,787      13.70
              1930 :    11,609        1.96        22,713      12.10
                   :
              1931 :    11,740        1.82        21,396      10.00
              1932 :    12,607        2.06        25,924       6.99
              1933 :    12,713        1.90        24,113       8.42
              1934 :    11,691        1.63        19,036      14.40
              1935 :    13,548        2.11        28,564       8.53
              1936 :    14,062        1.76        24,737      12.40
              1937 :    13,533        1.97        26,685      10.30
              1938 :    13,366        2.13        28,503       7.86
              1939 :    13,257        2.03        26,935      11.00
              1940 :    14,023        2.16        30,286      10.70
                   :
              1941 :    15,195        2.17        32,917      13.50
              1942 :    16,199        2.29        37,162      15.80
              1943 :    15,518        2.16        33,442      21.40
              1944 :    15,254        2.18        33,323      22.60
              1945 :    15,095        2.24        33,858      21.90
              1946 :    14,187        2.19        31,092      25.40
              1947 :    14,555        2.23        32,489      25.50
              1948 :    14,669        2.23        32,710      26.40
              1949 :    18,423        2.12        39,101      22.70
              1950 :    19,901        2.14        42,673      23.10
             ---------------------------------------------------------------------
             1/ Seasonal average price not published 1972 through 1988.
             2/ Not published before 1989.
             
             
    
               Alfalfa Hay:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                                    United States, 1920 to Date 
               ------------------------------------------------------------------------
                     :           :  Yield    :              :          :
                     :  Acreage  :   per     :              :  Price   :   Value
               Year  : Harvested :  Harv.    :  Production  :   per    :     of
                     :           :  Acre     :              :   Ton 1/ : Production 2/
               ------------------------------------------------------------------------
                     :     (000)      Tons     (000) Tons     Dollars     (000) Dol.
                     :
                1951 :    21,094        2.22        46,844      25.50
                1952 :    21,569        2.20        47,348      26.00
                1953 :    23,337        2.17        50,673      22.70
                1954 :    26,576        2.12        56,364      23.00
                1955 :    28,320        2.09        59,101      22.00
                1956 :    29,103        2.09        60,940      21.90
                1957 :    29,826        2.30        68,761      18.60
                1958 :    28,941        2.30        66,522      18.60
                1959 :    27,383        2.31        63,312      21.70
                1960 :    27,580        2.43        67,083      21.00
                     :
                1961 :    28,265        2.37        66,946      21.00
                1962 :    28,257        2.54        71,731      21.40
                1963 :    28,490        2.46        70,037      23.50
                1964 :    29,384        2.43        71,304      24.00
                1965 :    29,705        2.52        74,854      24.00
                1966 :    28,950        2.52        73,073      24.70
                1967 :    27,997        2.65        74,260      23.60
                1968 :    26,964        2.73        73,632      23.00
                1969 :    26,634        2.85        75,883      23.90
                1970 :    27,276        2.77        75,573      24.70
                     :
                1971 :    27,599        2.80        77,285      27.10
                1972 :    27,187        2.88        78,226        
                1973 :    27,826        2.83        78,805
                1974 :    26,877        2.77        74,368
                1975 :    27,288        2.87        78,183
                1976 :    26,674        2.62        69,960
                1977 :    27,150        2.98        80,814
                1978 :    27,864        3.13        87,294
                1979 :    27,550        3.20        88,110
                1980 :    26,174        3.06        79,963
               ----------------------------------------------------------------------
               1/ Seasonal average prices not published 1972 through 1988.
               2/ Not published before 1989.
               
               
               
    
           Alfalfa Hay:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                                  United States, 1920 to Date 
            ------------------------------------------------------------------------
                  :           :    Yield   :              :          :
                  : Acreage   :     per    :              : Price    :   Value
            Year  : Harvested :    Harv.   : Production   :  per     :     of
                  :           :    Acre    :              :  Ton  1/ : Production 2/
            ------------------------------------------------------------------------
                  :    (000)        Tons      (000) Tons.  Dollars     (000) Dol.
                  :
             1981 :    26,243        3.19        83,696
             1982 :    26,188        3.38        88,385
             1983 :    25,729        3.20        82,255
             1984 :    26,818        3.36        90,144
             1985 :    25,647        3.32        85,121
             1986 :    26,911        3.41        91,865
             1987 :    25,435        3.31        84,225
             1988 :    26,751        2.59        69,306
             1989 :    25,796        2.99        77,059      93.80     6,864,865
             1990 :    25,346        3.29        83,413      86.60     6,632,913
                  :
             1991 :    25,414        3.28        83,319      74.60     6,001,655
             1992 :    24,070        3.29        79,140      78.20     6,388,048
             1993 :    24,673        3.25        80,115      89.30     6,779,565
             1994 :    24,138        3.36        81,130      92.10     6,817,717
             1995 :    24,404        3.45        84,138      87.20     6,776,873
             1996 :    24,206        3.27        79,139     101.80     7,800,171
             1997 :    23,551        3.33        78,535     107.00     8,099,822
             1998 :    23,672        3.48        82,310      88.10     6,951,140
             1999 :    24,055        3.51        84,385      80.20     6,338,797
             2000 :    23,077        3.48        80,347      88.90     6,707,454
     
             2001 :    23,822        3.37        80,327     104.00     7,524,869
             2002 :    23,135        3.19        73,824     102.00     7,172,182
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
            1/ Seasonal average prices not published 1972 through 1988.
            2/ Not published before 1989.
            
            
                                                
    
                   Alfalfa Hay: Harvested Acres, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
       -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
            :      Jun 1/   :      Aug     :      Oct     :    Annual    : Rev Follwg Yr: Final
            :-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
       Year : Thous  : % of : Thous : % of : Thous : % of : Thous : % of : Thous : % of : Thous
            : Acres  : Final: Acres : Final: Acres : Final: Acres : Final: Acres : Final: Acres
       -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
            :
       1965 : 29,523   99.4  29,523   99.4  29,523   99.4  29,781  100.3  29,733  100.1  29,705
       1966 : 29,119  100.6  29,119  100.6  29,119  100.6  29,008  100.2  29,002  100.2  28,950
       1967 : 28,151  100.6  28,151  100.6  28,151  100.6  29,234  104.4  28,162  100.6  27,997
       1968 : 27,461  101.8  27,461  101.8  27,461  101.8  27,156  100.7  27,078  100.4  26,964
       1969 : 27,136  101.9  27,136  101.9  27,136  101.9  26,671  100.1  26,901  101.0  26,634
            :
       1970 : 26,902   98.6  26,902   98.6  26,902   98.6  27,206   99.7  27,119   99.4  27,276
       1971 : 27,644  100.2  27,644  100.2  27,644  100.2  27,606  100.0  27,539   99.8  27,599
       1972 : 27,456  101.0  27,456  101.0  27,456  101.0  26,946   99.1  27,104   99.7  27,187
       1973 : 27,654   99.4  27,654   99.4  27,654   99.4  27,529   98.9  27,787   99.9  27,826
       1974 : 26,747   99.5  26,747   99.5  26,747   99.5  26,642   99.1  26,817   99.8  26,877
            :
       1975 : 26,709   97.9  26,709   97.9  26,709   97.9  27,057   99.2  27,092   99.3  27,288
       1976 : 26,647   99.9  26,647   99.9  26,647   99.9  26,556   99.6  26,651   99.9  26,674
       1977 : 27,658  101.9  27,658  101.9  27,658  101.9  27,085   99.8  27,075   99.7  27,150
       1978 : 27,559   98.9  27,559   98.9  27,559   98.9  27,707   99.4  27,657   99.3  27,864
       1979 : 27,259   98.9  27,259   98.9  27,259   98.9  27,519   99.9  27,712  100.6  27,550
            :
       1980 : 26,868  102.7  26,868  102.7  26,868  102.7  26,269  100.4  26,244  100.3  26,174
       1981 : 26,205   99.9  26,165   99.7  26,165   99.7  26,394  100.6  26,374  100.5  26,243
       1982 : 26,537  101.3  26,537  101.3  26,537  101.3  26,548  101.4  26,598  101.6  26,188
       1983 : 25,212   98.0  25,262   98.2  25,262   98.2  25,937  100.8  25,710   99.9  25,729
       1984 : 27,257  101.6  27,257  101.6  27,257  101.6  26,809  100.0  26,799   99.9  26,818
            :
       1985 : 26,450  103.1  26,300  102.5  26,300  102.5  25,673  100.1  25,608   99.8  25,647
       1986 : 26,185   97.3  26,185   97.3  26,185   97.3  26,748   99.4  26,748   99.4  26,911
       1987 : 25,497  100.2  25,497  100.2  25,497  100.2  25,485  100.2  25,535  100.4  25,435
       1988 : 24,475   91.5  25,655   95.9  25,955   97.0  26,695   99.8  26,750  100.0  26,751
       1989 : 25,542   99.0  25,542   99.0  25,542   99.0  25,939  100.6  25,944  100.6  25,796
            :
       1990 : 24,925   98.3  24,925   98.3  24,925   98.3  25,401  100.2  25,401  100.2  25,346
       1991 : 25,845  101.7  25,845  101.7  25,845  101.7  25,585  100.7  25,585  100.7  25,414
       1992 : 24,113  100.2  24,073  100.0  24,063  100.0  24,159  100.4  24,119  100.2  24,070
       1993 : 23,861   96.7  23,841   96.6  24,291   98.5  24,762  100.4  24,723  100.2  24,673
       1994 : 24,683  102.3  24,683  102.3  24,683  102.3  24,222  100.3  24,198  100.2  24,138
            :
       1995 : 24,639  101.0  24,639  101.0  24,639  101.0  24,569  100.7  24,489  100.3  24,404
       1996 : 24,256  100.2  24,256  100.2  24,256  100.2  24,291  100.4  24,291  100.4  24,206
       1997 : 23,556  100.0  23,556  100.0  23,556  100.0  23,673  100.5  23,551  100.0  23,551
       1998 : 23,437   99.0  23,437   99.0  23,437   99.0  23,642   99.9  23,672
       1999 : 23,968   99.6  23,968   99.6  23,968   99.6  23,985   99.7  24,055
            : 
       2000 : 23,767  103.0  23,767  103.0  23,317  101.0  23,077  100.0  23,077
       2001 : 23,750   99.7  23,750   99.7  23,750   99.7  23,822  100.0  23,822
       2002 : 24,134  104.3  24,134  104.3  24,134  104.3  23,135
       -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
       1/ July prior to 1975.
        
    
    
                    Alfalfa Hay:  Production, 1965 to Date, U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates 
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         :     Jul 1     :     Aug 1     :     Sep 1     :     Oct 1     :    Annual     : Rev Follwg Yr : Final
         :--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Year :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous
         :  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         :
    1965 : 69,357   92.7   70,680   94.4   71,379   95.4   72,985   97.5   73,694   98.5   74,849  100.0   74,854
    1966 : 68,459   93.7   68,632   93.9   69,891   95.6   70,886   97.0   72,476   99.2   72,712   99.5   73,073
    1967 : 70,651   95.1   72,021   97.0   71,998   97.0   73,326   98.7   74,282  100.0   74,204   99.9   74,260
    1968 : 70,279   95.4   70,918   96.3   71,802   97.5   73,831  100.3   73,371   99.6   73,251   99.5   73,632
    1969 : 73,580   97.0   73,878   97.4   73,878   97.4   74,818   98.6   74,882   98.7   75,472   99.5   75,883
         :
    1970 : 75,950  100.5   73,820   97.7   72,605   96.1   73,877   97.8   74,779   98.9   74,562   98.7   75,573
    1971 :    *            75,923   98.2     *             76,445   98.9   76,705   99.2   77,169   99.8   77,285
    1972 :                 76,148   97.3                   79,452  101.6   77,707   99.3   78,041   99.8   78,226
    1973 :                 74,982   95.1                   76,266   96.8   78,343   99.4   79,144  100.4   78,805
    1974 :                 70,979   95.4                   71,601   96.3   74,293   99.9   74,672  100.4   74,368
         :
    1975 :                 76,050   97.3                   75,412   96.5   77,761   99.5   77,826   99.5   78,183
    1976 :                 69,191   98.9                   68,655   98.1   69,911   99.9   69,828   99.8   69,960
    1977 :                 76,826   95.1                   78,245   96.8   80,430   99.5   80,403   99.5   80,814
    1978 :                 84,485   96.8                   84,750   97.1   86,745   99.4   86,600   99.2   87,294
    1979 :                 84,477   95.9                   86,210   97.8   87,581   99.4   88,314  100.2   88,110
         :
    1980 :                 76,123   95.2                   77,687   97.2   79,865   99.9   79,879   99.9   79,963
    1981 :                 80,644   96.4                   82,354   98.4   83,696  100.0   83,792  100.1   83,696
    1982 :                 90,540  102.4                   90,573  102.5   90,513  102.4   88,385  100.0   88,385
    1983 :                 84,361  102.6                   81,461   99.0   83,522  101.5   82,255  100.0   82,255
    1984 :                 92,562  102.7                   92,600  102.7   90,017   99.9   90,144  100.0   90,144
         :
    1985 :                 84,471   99.2                   85,901  100.9   85,291  100.2   85,121  100.0   85,121
    1986 :                 92,243  100.4                   94,601  103.0   91,424   99.5   91,865  100.0   91,865
    1987 :                 86,109  102.2                   88,367  104.9   84,554  100.4   84,225  100.0   84,225
    1988 :                 69,487  100.3                   60,621   87.5   69,282  100.0   69,304  100.0   69,306
    1989 :                 77,633  100.7                   79,883  103.7   77,208  100.2   77,208  100.2   77,059
         :
    1990 :                 82,167   98.5                   85,342  102.3   83,555  100.2   83,555  100.2   83,413
    1991 :                 86,237  103.5                   87,299  104.8   83,795  100.6   83,795  100.6   83,319
    1992 :                 78,351   99.0                   80,099  101.2   79,652  100.6   79,571  100.5   79,140
    1993 :                 80,891  101.0                   83,990  104.8   80,878  101.0   80,305  100.2   80,115
    1994 :                 81,616  100.6                   82,477  101.7   81,398  100.3   81,336  100.3   81,130
         :
    1995 :                 86,082  102.3                   85,906  102.1   84,980  101.0   84,515  100.4   84,138
    1996 :                 80,382  101.6                   80,747  102.0   79,377  100.3   79,517  100.5   79,139
    1997 :                 77,817   99.1                   78,168   99.5   79,242  100.9   78,535  100.0   78,535
    1998 :                 80,290   97.5                   82,442  100.2   82,010   99.6   82,310
    1999 :                 83,160   98.5                   85,487  101.3   83,924   99.5   84,385
         : 
    2000 :                 78,796   98.1                   79,971   99.5   80,347  100.0   80,347
    2001 :                 80,166   99.8                   81,628  101.6   80,327  100.0   80,327
    2002 :                 74,640  101.1                   74,655  101.1   73,824
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    * Discontinued.
                                        
    
    
                     Alfalfa Hay: Production, 1965 to Date, U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
           :     Production Forecasts and Final Estimate      :     Deviations from Final Estimate
      Year :------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
           :  Jul 1  :  Aug 1  :  Sep 1  :  Oct 1  : Final 1/ :Jul 1  :  Aug 1  :  Sep 1  :  Oct 1   
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
           :                                        Thousand Tons
           :
      1965 :  69,357    70,680    71,379    72,985     74,854     -5497     -4174     -3475     -1869
      1966 :  68,459    68,632    69,891    70,886     73,073     -4614     -4441     -3182     -2187
      1967 :  70,651    72,021    71,998    73,326     74,260     -3609     -2239     -2262      -934
      1968 :  70,279    70,918    71,802    73,831     73,632     -3353     -2714     -1830       199
      1969 :  73,580    73,878    73,878    74,818     75,883     -2303     -2005     -2005     -1065
           :
      1970 :  75,950    73,820    72,605    73,877     75,573       377     -1753     -2968     -1696
      1971 :    *       75,923      *       76,445     77,285        *      -1362       *        -840
      1972 :            76,148              79,452     78,226               -2078                1226
      1973 :            74,982              76,266     78,805               -3823               -2539
      1974 :            70,979              71,601     74,368               -3389               -2767
           :
      1975 :            76,050              75,412     78,183               -2133               -2771
      1976 :            69,191              68,655     69,960                -769               -1305
      1977 :            76,826              78,245     80,814               -3988               -2569
      1978 :            84,485              84,750     87,294               -2809               -2544
      1979 :            84,477              86,210     88,110               -3633               -1900
           :
      1980 :            76,123              77,687     79,963               -3840               -2276
      1981 :            80,644              82,354     83,696               -3052               -1342
      1982 :            90,540              90,573     88,385                2155                2188
      1983 :            84,361              81,461     82,255                2106                -794
      1984 :            92,562              92,600     90,144                2418                2456
           :
      1985 :            84,471              85,901     85,121                -650                 780
      1986 :            92,243              94,601     91,865                 378                2736
      1987 :            86,109              88,367     84,225                1884                4142
      1988 :            69,487              60,621     69,306                 181               -8685
      1989 :            77,633              79,883     77,059                 574                2824
           :
      1990 :            82,167              85,342     83,413               -1246                1929
      1991 :            86,237              87,299     83,319                2918                3980
      1992 :            78,351              80,099     79,140                -789                 959
      1993 :            80,891              83,990     80,115                 776                3875
      1994 :            81,616              82,477     81,130                 486                1347
           :
      1995 :            86,082              85,906     84,138                1944                1768
      1996 :            80,382              80,747     79,139                1243                1608
      1997 :            77,817              78,168     78,535                -718                -367
      1998 :            80,290              78,168     82,310               -2020               -4142
      1999 :            83,160              85,487     84,385               -1225                1102
           :
      2000 :            78,796              79,971     80,347               -1551                -376
      2001 :            80,166              81,628     80,327                -161                1301
      2002 :            74,640              74,655     73,824                 816                 831
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    1/  Final or latest published estimate.
    *   Discontinued.
     
                                         
    
    
            Other Hay:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                                 United States, 1920 to Date 
              ---------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :              :  Yield    :            :        :
                    :   Acreage    :   per     :            : Price  :   Value
               Year :  Harvested   :  Harv.    : Production :  per   :     of
                    :              :  Acre     :            : Ton 1/ :Production 1/
              ---------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :    (000)        Tons     (000) Tons    Dollars   (000) Dol.
                    :
               1920 :      57,365       1.12        64,122
               1921 :      57,052       1.01        57,563
               1922 :      59,157       1.14        67,471
               1923 :      56,398       1.06        59,551
               1924 :      57,053       1.11        63,443
                    : 
               1925 :      53,551       0.96        51,433
               1926 :      51,755       0.94        48,429
               1927 :      54,722       1.21        66,129
               1928 :      49,995       1.08        53,783
               1929 :      52,145       1.11        57,819
                    :
               1930 :      50,365       0.92        46,492
               1931 :      50,165       0.95        47,769
               1932 :      51,193       1.00        51,159
               1933 :      49,086       0.91        44,734
               1934 :      46,632       0.76        35,527
                    :
               1935 :      48,206       1.13        54,381
               1936 :      47,893       0.84        40,290
               1937 :      45,694       1.07        49,085
               1938 :      47,696       1.15        54,962
               1939 :      48,148       1.07        51,326
                    : 
               1940 :      50,788       1.12        56,670
               1941 :      49,875       1.08        54,074
               1942 :      50,945       1.21        61,537
               1943 :      53,796       1.13        60,928
               1944 :      53,569       1.12        59,878
                    : 
               1945 :      53,263       1.20        63,755
               1946 :      51,816       1.15        59,587
               1947 :      51,986       1.13        58,785
               1948 :      49,477       1.11        54,762
               1949 :      47,804       1.07        50,968
              ---------------------------------------------------------------------
              1/ Estimates begin in 1989.
              
              
                                           
              Other Hay:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                                   United States, 1920 to Date 
              -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :              :  Yield    :             :         :
                    :   Acreage    :   per     :             :  Price  :   Value
              Year  :  Harvested   :  Harv.    : Production  :   per   :    of
                    :              :  Acre     :             :  Ton 1/ : Production 1/
              -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :    (000)        Tons      (000) Tons    Dollars    (000) Dol.
                    : 
                    :
               1950 :      48,437       1.11        53,524
               1951 :      47,759       1.17        55,726
               1952 :      47,040       1.11        52,125
               1953 :      44,952       1.12        50,136
               1954 :      47,145       1.09        51,470
                    : 
               1955 :      46,636       1.15        53,706
               1956 :      43,189       1.09        47,038
               1957 :      42,086       1.22        51,282
               1958 :      41,606       1.29        53,578
               1959 :      38,883       1.23        47,664
                    :
               1960 :      39,658       1.29        51,005
               1961 :      39,111       1.28        50,034
               1962 :      39,306       1.27        50,028
               1963 :      37,938       1.25        47,500
               1964 :      37,991       1.25        47,474
                    : 
               1965 :      37,791       1.34        50,756
               1966 :      35,406       1.35        47,857
               1967 :      35,306       1.44        50,874
               1968 :      33,958       1.49        50,612
               1969 :      33,082       1.52        50,143
                    : 
               1970 :      34,191       1.50        51,396
               1971 :      33,756       1.54        51,847                 
               1972 :      32,493       1.55        50,339                 
               1973 :      34,002       1.63        55,412                 
               1974 :      33,318       1.56        52,016                 
                    : 
               1975 :      34,065       1.59        54,214                 
               1976 :      33,703       1.49        50,165                 
               1977 :      33,838       1.52        51,397                 
               1978 :      34,249       1.65        56,523                 
               1979 :      33,729       1.76        59,197                 
              -----------------------------------------------------------------------
              1/ Estimates begin 1989.
              
                                        
    
    
               Other Hay:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                                    United States, 1920 to Date 
              -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :              :  Yield     :             :         :
                    :   Acreage    :   per      :             : Price   :  Value
              Year  :  Harvested   :  Harv.     : Production  :  per    :    of
                    :              :  Acre      :             : Ton 1/  : Production 1/
              -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :    (000)        Tons       (000) Tons.    Dollars    (000) Dol.
                    : 
               1980 :      32,696       1.55        50,777                  
               1981 :      33,356       1.76        58,824                  
               1982 :      33,624       1.81        60,856                  
               1983 :      33,965       1.72        58,483                  
               1984 :      34,596       1.75        60,438                  
                    : 
               1985 :      34,814       1.83        63,598                                
                                
               1986 :      35,423       1.79        63,520                  
               1987 :      34,698       1.82        63,232                  
               1988 :      38,020       1.48        56,430                  
               1989 :      36,926       1.83        67,647     65.50     4,279,517
                    : 
               1990 :      35,684       1.76        62,799     65.10     3,787,961
               1991 :      36,420       1.89        68,754     60.50     3,939,365
               1992 :      34,833       1.95        67,763     62.20     4,047,946
               1993 :      35,016       1.90        66,584     67.40     4,167,011
               1994 :      34,677       1.99        69,006     67.90     4,295,557
                    :
               1995 :      35,360       1.98        70,101     65.40     4,258,965
               1996 :      36,963       1.91        70,640     76.50     4,926,821
               1997 :      37,533       1.97        74,001     75.70     5,150,003
               1998 :      36,404       1.91        69,470     71.80     4,655,594
               1999 :      39,165       1.92        75,322     66.80     4,675,576
                    :
               2000 :      36,777       1.95        71,574     70.90     4,709,197
               2001 :      39,699       1.93        76,437     73.30     5,077,665
               2002 :      41,362       1.86        77,138     74.20     5,260,547
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
              1/  Estimates begin in 1989.
    
    
    
                   Other Hay:  Harvested Acres, 1965 to Date, U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
        ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
             :     Jun 1/    :      Aug      :       Oct     :    Annual     : Rev Follwg Yr : Final
             :----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        Year :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous
             :  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres
        ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
             :
        1965 : 38,416  101.7   38,416  101.7   38,416  101.7   38,256  101.2   38,131  100.9   37,791
        1966 : 37,650  106.3   37,650  106.3   37,650  106.3   36,184  102.2   36,138  102.1   35,406
        1967 : 36,000  102.0   36,000  102.0   36,000  102.0   35,494  100.5   36,505  103.4   35,306
        1968 : 36,106  106.3   36,106  106.3   36,106  106.3   35,414  104.3   35,615  104.9   33,958
        1969 : 35,890  108.5   35,890  108.5   35,890  108.5   35,167  106.3   35,152  106.3   33,082
             :
        1970 : 35,826  104.8   35,826  104.8   35,826  104.8   36,028  105.4   35,792  104.7   34,191
        1971 : 35,945  106.5   35,945  106.5   35,945  106.5   35,659  105.6   33,866  100.3   33,756
        1972 : 35,055  107.9   35,087  108.0   35,087  108.0   32,837  101.1   32,717  100.7   32,493
        1973 : 33,952   99.9   33,952   99.9   33,952   99.9   34,661  101.9   34,312  100.9   34,002
        1974 : 33,799  101.4   33,799  101.4   33,799  101.4   33,904  101.8   33,754  101.3   33,318
             :
        1975 : 34,793  102.1   34,793  102.1   34,793  102.1   34,806  102.2   34,581  101.5   34,065
        1976 : 34,432  102.2   34,512  102.4   34,512  102.4   34,359  101.9   33,660   99.9   33,703
        1977 : 34,071  102.1   34,001  101.9   34,001  101.9   33,408  100.1   33,583  100.6   33,383
        1978 : 33,695   98.4   33,695   98.4   33,695   98.4   33,788   98.7   33,858   98.9   34,249
        1979 : 33,601   99.6   33,601   99.6   33,601   99.6   33,643   99.7   33,954  100.7   33,729
             :
        1980 : 32,994  100.9   32,994  100.9   32,994  100.9   33,168  101.4   33,118  101.3   32,696
        1981 : 33,239   99.6   33,279   99.8   33,279   99.8   33,818  101.4   33,818  101.4   33,356
        1982 : 33,984  101.1   33,984  101.1   33,984  101.1   34,131  101.5   34,081  101.4   33,624
        1983 : 35,132  103.4   35,132  103.4   35,132  103.4   34,524  101.6   34,007  100.1   33,965
        1984 : 34,994  101.2   34,994  101.2   34,994  101.2   34,776  100.5   34,646  100.1   34,596
             :
        1985 : 35,501  102.0   35,501  102.0   35,501  102.0   34,880  100.2   34,815  100.0   34,814
        1986 : 34,917   98.6   34,697   98.0   34,697   98.0   35,526  100.3   35,526  100.3   35,423
        1987 : 34,706  100.0   34,706  100.0   34,706  100.0   35,263  101.6   35,213  101.5   34,698
        1988 : 38,921  102.4   40,498  106.5   40,828  107.4   38,360  100.9   38,305  100.7   38,020
        1989 : 37,376  101.2   37,376  101.2   37,201  100.7   37,456  101.4   37,356  101.2   36,926
             :
        1990 : 36,809  103.2   36,809  103.2   36,809  103.2   36,156  101.3   36,006  100.9   35,684
        1991 : 37,289  102.4   37,289  102.4   37,289  102.4   36,990  101.6   36,890  101.3   36,420
        1992 : 36,092  103.6   36,382  104.4   36,342  104.3   35,438  101.7   35,478  101.9   34,833
        1993 : 36,304  103.7   36,254  103.5   36,704  104.8   35,636  101.8   34,956   99.8   35,016
        1994 : 35,632  102.8   35,632  102.8   35,632  102.8   34,522   99.6   34,537   99.6   34,677
             :
        1995 : 35,589  100.6   35,589  100.6   35,589  100.6   35,210   99.6   35,140   99.4   35,360
        1996 : 36,343   98.3   36,343   98.3   36,343   98.3   36,738   99.4   36,588   99.0   36,963
        1997 : 37,258   99.3   37,251   99.2   37,251   99.2   37,142   99.0   37,533  100.0   37,533
        1998 : 36,382   99.9   36,382   99.9   36,382   99.9   36,374   99.9   36,404
        1999 : 37,983   97.0   38,083   97.2   38,083   97.2   39,175  100.0   39,165
             :
        2000 : 38,414  104.5   38,424  104.5   38,274  104.1   36,777  100.0   36,777
        2001 : 40,083  101.0   40,083  101.0   40,083  101.0   39,699  100.0   39,699
        2002 : 40,575   98.1   40,575   98.1   40,575   98.1   41,362
     ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        1/ July prior to 1975.
         
                                  
    
    
                      Other Hay:  Production, 1965 to Date, U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         :     Jul 1     :    Aug 1      :    Sep 1      :     Oct 1     :    Annual     : Rev Follwg Yr : Final
         :---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Year :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous
         :  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons  : Final:  Tons
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         :
    1965 : 48,647   95.8   49,121   96.8   49,775   98.1   50,263   99.0   50,338   99.2   50,687   99.9   50,756
    1966 : 46,188   96.5   44,701   93.4   46,769   97.7   47,223   98.7   48,387  101.1   48,315  101.0   47,857
    1967 : 47,782   93.9   49,152   96.6   50,621   99.5   51,251  100.7   52,079  102.4   52,096  102.4   50,874
    1968 : 50,898  100.6   50,758  100.3   52,025  102.8   52,430  103.6   52,067  102.9   52,271  103.3   50,612
    1969 : 50,865  101.4   51,710  103.1   49,235   98.2   52,662  105.0   52,245  104.2   52,203  104.1   50,143
         :
    1970 : 53,693  104.5   52,185  101.5   52,305  101.8   52,555  102.3   53,120  103.4   52,903  102.9   51,396
    1971 :   *             52,128  100.5     *             54,636  105.4   54,249  104.6   51,950  100.2   51,847
    1972 :                 51,674  102.7                   54,509  108.3   50,682  100.7   50,573  100.5   50,339
    1973 :                 50,966   92.0                   53,235   96.1   56,265  101.5   55,607  100.4   55,412
    1974 :                 48,828   93.9                   52,223  100.4   52,667  101.3   52,471  100.9   52,016
         :
    1975 :                 54,190  100.0                   54,686  100.9   55,156  101.7   54,903  101.3   54,214
    1976 :                 51,124  101.9                   51,017  101.7   50,965  101.6   50,178  100.0   50,165
    1977 :                 47,552   92.5                   50,115   97.5   50,627   98.5   50,910   99.1   51,397
    1978 :                 53,533   94.7                   54,409   96.3   55,519   98.2   55,609   98.4   56,523
    1979 :                 55,736   94.2                   56,825   96.0   58,297   98.5   59,533  100.6   59,197
         :
    1980 :                 48,329   95.2                   48,704   95.9   51,205  100.8   51,148  100.7   50,777
    1981 :                 57,110   97.1                   59,020  100.3   59,409  101.0   59,409  101.0   58,824
    1982 :                 61,013  100.3                   61,901  101.7   61,911  101.7   64,149  105.4   60,856
    1983 :                 61,203  104.7                   61,193  104.6   59,457  101.7   58,509  100.0   58,483
    1984 :                 60,794  100.6                   61,451  101.7   60,764  100.5   60,504  100.1   60,438
         :
    1985 :                 64,002  100.6                   65,319  102.7   63,668  100.1   63,480   99.8   63,598
    1986 :                 61,165   96.3                   63,408   99.8   63,847  100.5   63,406   99.8   63,520
    1987 :                 64,689  102.3                   65,350  115.8   64,588  114.5   65,077  102.9   63,232
    1988 :                 61,022  108.1                   69,581  102.9   57,535   85.1   56,706  100.5   56,430
    1989 :                 67,539   99.8                   70,614  112.4   68,237  108.7   68,142  100.7   67,647
         :
    1990 :                 66,295  105.6                   66,115   96.2   63,430   92.3   63,265  100.7   62,799
    1991 :                 70,618  102.7                   71,081  104.9   69,690  102.8   69,530  101.1   68,754
    1992 :                 68,397  100.9                   68,837  103.4   69,488  104.4   69,292  102.3   67,763
    1993 :                 69,892  105.0                   70,036  101.5   67,979   98.5   66,494   99.9   66,584
    1994 :                 69,809  101.2                   71,408  103.9   68,726   98.0   68,724   99.6   69,006
         :
    1995 :                 71,292  101.7                   71,097  102.1   69,806   98.8   69,651   99.4   70,101
    1996 :                 68,133   96.5                   71,093  101.6   70,080   94.7   69,940   99.0   70,640
    1997 :                 76,069  102.8                   73,973  100.0   72,878   98.5   74,001  100.0   74,001
    1998 :                 67,997   97.9                   69,312   99.8   69,328   99.8   69,470
    1999 :                 77,609  103.0                   75,898  100.8   75,153   99.8   75,322
         :
    2000 :                 74,459  104.0                   72,680  101.5   71,836  100.4   71,574
    2001 :                 78,075  102.1                   80,675  105.5   76,437  100.0   76,437
    2002 :                 77,976  101.1                   75,792   98.3   77,138
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    *  Discontinued.
                                                       
    
    
    
    
                      Other Hay: Production, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
       -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
             :     Production Forecasts and Final Estimate     :    Deviations from Final Estimate
        Year :------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
             :  Jul 1  :  Aug 1  :  Sep 1  :  Oct 1  : Final 1/:  Jul 1  :  Aug 1  :  Sep 1  :  Oct 1
       -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
             :                                      Thousand Tons
             :
        1965 :  48,647    49,121    49,775    50,263    50,756     -2109     -1635      -981      -493
        1966 :  46,188    44,701    46,769    47,223    47,857     -1669     -3156     -1088      -634
        1967 :  47,782    49,152    50,621    51,251    50,874     -3092     -1722      -253       377
        1968 :  50,898    50,758    52,025    52,430    50,612       286       146      1413      1818
        1969 :  50,865    51,710    52,235    52,662    50,143       722      1567      2092      2519
             :
        1970 :  53,693    52,185    52,305    52,555    51,396      2297       789       909      1159
        1971 :    *       52,128      *       54,636    51,847       *         281        *       2789
        1972 :            51,674              54,509    50,339                1335                4170
        1973 :            50,966              53,235    55,412               -4446               -2177
        1974 :            48,828              52,223    52,016               -3188                 207
             :                                                                   0                   0
        1975 :            54,190              54,686    54,214                 -24                 472
        1976 :            51,124              51,017    50,165                 959                 852
        1977 :            47,552              50,115    51,397               -3845               -1282
        1978 :            53,533              54,409    56,523               -2990               -2114
        1979 :            55,736              56,825    59,197               -3461               -2372
             :                                                                   0                   0
        1980 :            48,329              48,704    50,777               -2448               -2073
        1981 :            57,110              59,020    58,824               -1714                 196
        1982 :            61,013              61,901    60,856                 157                1045
        1983 :            61,203              61,193    58,483                2720                2710
        1984 :            60,794              61,451    60,438                 356                1013
             :                                                                   0                   0
        1985 :            64,002              65,319    63,598                 404                1721
        1986 :            61,165              63,408    63,520               -2355                -112
        1987 :            64,689              65,350    63,232                1457                2118
        1988 :            61,022              69,581    56,430                4592               13151
        1989 :            67,539              70,614    67,647                -108                2967
             :
        1990 :            66,295              66,115    62,799                3496                3316
        1991 :            70,618              71,081    68,754                1864                2327
        1992 :            68,397              68,837    67,763                 634                1074
        1993 :            69,892              70,036    66,584                3308                3452
        1994 :            69,809              71,408    69,006                 803                2402
             :
        1995 :            71,292              71,097    70,101                1191                 996
        1996 :            68,133              71,093    70,640               -2507                 453
        1997 :            76,069              73,973    74,001                2068                 -28
        1998 :            67,997              69,312    69,470               -1473                -158
        1999 :            77,609              75,989    75,322                2287                 667
             : 
        2000 :            74,459              72,680    71,574                2885                1106
        2001 :            78,075              80,675    76,437                1638                4238
        2002 :            77,976              75,792    77,138                 838               -1346
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
     1/ Final or Latest Published Estimate
     *  Discontinued.
    
                                      
    
    
    
                 Oats: Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production        
                             United States, 1866 to Date
               -------------------------------------------------------------------- 
                    :      Acreage     :Yield :            :Price  :                    
                    :------------------: per  :            : per   :     Value            
               Year :        :         : Harv : Production :Bushel :       of             
               
                    :Planted :Harvested: Acre :            :  1/   :   Production         
               -------------------------------------------------------------------- 
                    :        (000)      Bushels  (000) Bu.  Dollars  (000) Dol.         
                    :
                1866:           7,935   29.3      232,360   0.474     110,237
                1867:           8,176   27.2      222,605   0.587     130,730
                1868:           8,897   25.8      229,676   0.541     124,144
                1869:           9,555   29.7      284,004   0.461     130,896
                    :
                1870:          10,348   25.9      267,947   0.426     114,091
                1871:          11,061   27.7      306,218   0.385     117,848
                1872:          11,789   27.7      326,759   0.322     105,229
                1873:          12,010   25.6      306,906   0.374     114,806
                1874:          12,775   21.3      272,501   0.520     141,677
                1875:          13,616   26.8      364,967   0.367     134,088
                1876:          14,589   22.4      327,212   0.349     114,316
                1877:          14,816   29.4      435,330   0.288     125,473
                1878:          15,830   28.0      443,365   0.240     106,257
                1879:          15,955   26.0      415,440   0.326     135,267
                    :
                1880:          16,414   25.5      417,942   0.349     145,798    
                               
                1881:          16,916   26.4      446,125   0.455     202,883
                1882:          19,075   28.3      540,462   0.371     200,646
                1883:          20,621   29.4      605,576   0.324     196,366
                1884:          21,974   29.1      640,520   0.272     174,408
                1885:          23,351   28.9      674,151   0.279     187,860
                1886:          24,426   27.9      682,312   0.289     197,307
                1887:          26,272   26.5      696,175   0.297     206,976
                1888:          27,807   27.8      773,139   0.270     208,787
                1889:          28,697   29.0      831,047   0.219     181,730
                    :
                1890:          28,275   21.5      609,122   0.417     253,907
                1891:          27,756   30.1      836,789   0.306     256,009
                1892:          28,168   25.6      721,824   0.315     227,481
                1893:          29,266   24.2      707,129   0.289     204,437
                1894:          29,556   25.4      750,009   0.320     240,213
                1895:          30,905   29.9      924,858   0.193     178,767
                1896:          30,248   25.6      774,929   0.183     141,544
                1897:          28,829   28.8      829,525   0.210     173,996
                1898:          29,327   28.7      842,205   0.251     211,532
                1899:          29,254   32.0      937,173   0.245     229,312
               -------------------------------------------------------------------- 
               1/ December 1 price through 1907; season average price, 1908 to
                  1985, marketing year average price beginning 1986. United
                  States prices weighted by sales from 1909 to date; weighted
                  by production from 1866 to 1908.
                
    
    
    
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           Oats: Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1866 to Date
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                    :       Acreage        : Yield :           : Price  :
                    :----------------------:  per  :           :  per   :  Value
               Year :          :           : Harv. :Production : Bushel :    of
                    : Planted  : Harvested : Acre  :           :   1/   : Production
               ---------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :        (000)          Bushels  (000) Bu.   Dollars  (000) Dol.
                    :
               1900 :              31,049    30.5      945,483   0.253      239,672
               1901 :              30,891    25.9      799,812   0.397      317,793
               1902 :              31,358    34.3    1,076,899   0.305      328,647
               1903 :              32,187    27.5      885,469   0.337      298,707
               1904 :              32,749    30.9    1,011,556   0.309      312,675
               1905 :              33,426    33.0    1,104,395   0.288      317,843
               1906 :              33,688    30.4    1,022,715   0.317      324,231
               1907 :              34,439    23.3      801,144   0.444      355,369
               1908 :              34,310    24.2      829,308   0.492      408,010
               1909 :              35,062    28.9    1,013,909   0.417      433,803
                
               1910 :              36,844    30.0    1,106,162   0.344      394,176
               1911 :              37,149    23.8      885,527   0.435      397,202
               1912 :              37,244    36.3    1,353,273   0.326      455,568
               1913 :              37,245    27.9    1,039,131   0.373      401,487
               1914 :              37,213    28.7    1,066,328   0.426      467,760
               1915 :              38,802    37.0    1,435,270   0.370      549,989
               1916 :              39,098    29.1    1,138,969   0.474      554,225
               1917 :              41,604    34.7    1,442,519   0.681    1,011,096
               1918 :              42,464    33.6    1,428,611   0.664      977,943
               1919 :              39,601    27.9    1,106,603   0.749      848,266
                
               1920 :              42,732    33.8    1,444,291   0.517      779,262
               1921 :              45,539    23.0    1,045,270   0.302      336,562
               1922 :              40,324    28.5    1,147,905   0.358      429,199
               1923 :              40,245    30.5    1,227,184   0.388      499,678
               1924 :              41,857    33.8    1,416,120   0.465      676,315
               1925 :              44,240    31.8    1,405,268   0.372      546,349
               1926 :  43,943      42,854    26.9    1,152,911   0.385      461,585
               1927 :  40,530      40,350    27.1    1,093,221   0.460      515,308
               1928 :  40,242      40,128    32.7    1,312,914   0.391      534,480
               1929 :  40,534      38,153    29.2    1,112,949   0.403      465,717
                
               1930 :  42,608      39,847    32.0    1,274,592   0.311      409,990
               1931 :  44,483      40,193    28.0    1,124,232   0.200      239,150
               1932 :  45,549      41,700    30.1    1,254,584   0.148      196,383
               1933 :  43,774      36,528    20.2      736,309   0.325      246,351
               1934 :  40,467      29,455    18.5      544,247   0.464      261,548
               1935 :  43,599      40,109    30.2    1,210,229   0.257      319,560
               1936 :  41,934      33,654    23.6      792,583   0.432      355,941
               1937 :  39,827      35,542    33.1    1,176,744   0.297      355,482
               1938 :  39,390      36,042    30.2    1,089,383   0.234      258,773
               1939 :  38,203      33,460    28.6      957,704   0.307      297,354
               ---------------------------------------------------------------------
               1/  December 1 price through 1907; season average price, 1908 to
                   1985, marketing year average price beginning 1986. United
                   States prices weighted by sales from 1909 to date; weighted
                   by production from 1866 to 1908.
               
    
    
                 Oats: Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                                             United States, 1866 to Date
               ---------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :       Acreage        : Yield :           : Price  :
                    :----------------------:  per  :           :  per   :  Value
               Year :          :           : Harv. :Production : Bushel :    of
                    : Planted  : Harvested : Acre  :           :   1/   :Production
               ---------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :        (000)          Bushels  (000) Bu.   Dollars  (000) Dol.
                    :
               1940 :  39,315      35,431    35.2    1,246,450   0.298      377,319
               1941 :  41,841      38,161    31.0    1,182,509   0.406      485,659
               1942 :  43,018      38,197    35.2    1,342,681   0.482      655,738
               1943 :  43,467      38,914    29.3    1,139,831   0.712      823,297
               1944 :  44,141      39,741    28.9    1,149,240   0.692      815,376
               1945 :  46,025      41,739    36.5    1,523,851   0.650    1,016,276
               1946 :  46,515      42,812    34.5    1,477,573   0.805    1,195,146
               1947 :  42,058      37,855    31.1    1,176,142   1.040    1,232,230
               1948 :  43,838      39,280    36.9    1,450,186   0.717    1,048,437
               1949 :  43,132      37,794    32.3    1,220,118   0.655      798,866
                    :
               1950 :  45,044      39,306    34.8    1,369,199   0.788    1,081,043
               1951 :  41,015      35,233    36.3    1,277,647   0.820    1,048,524
               1952 :  42,341      37,012    32.9    1,217,433   0.789      952,688
               1953 :  43,220      37,536    30.7    1,153,205   0.742      853,906
               1954 :  46,898      40,551    34.8    1,409,601   0.714    1,002,206
               1955 :  47,494      39,027    38.3    1,495,978   0.600      889,985
               1956 :  44,205      33,333    34.5    1,151,398   0.686      792,080
               1957 :  41,840      34,065    37.9    1,289,880   0.605      783,121
               1958 :  37,699      31,247    44.8    1,401,410   0.578      811,033
               1959 :  35,064      27,758    37.8    1,050,051   0.646      677,186
                    :
               1960 :  31,419      26,588    43.4    1,153,332   0.599      692,694
               1961 :  32,314      23,886    42.3    1,010,314   0.642      649,553
               1962 :  29,500      22,377    45.2    1,012,197   0.624      635,586
               1963 :  28,054      21,308    45.3      965,510   0.622      608,219
               1964 :  25,634      19,759    43.1      852,257   0.631      540,875
               1965 :  24,046      18,522    50.2      929,554   0.622      587,414
               1966 :  23,343      17,877    44.9      803,324   0.666      539,808
               1967 :  20,719      16,110    49.3      793,800   0.659      528,034
               1968 :  23,342      17,708    53.7      950,689   0.598      575,848
               1969 :  23,561      17,971    53.7      965,863   0.584      572,321
                    :
               1970 :  24,410      18,594    49.2      915,236   0.623      582,225
               1971 :  21,831      15,705    55.9      878,079   0.604      543,715
               1972 :  19,990      13,410    51.5      690,616   0.724      507,202
               1973 :  18,605      13,770    47.9      659,136   1.180      774,715
               1974 :  17,013      12,608    47.6      600,655   1.530      912,010
               1975 :  16,434      13,038    49.0      638,960   1.450      923,568
               1976 :  16,620      11,834    45.7      540,441   1.560      835,180
               1977 :  17,732      13,485    55.8      752,774   1.090      823,368
               1978 :  16,407      11,126    52.3      581,657   1.200      688,625
               1979 :  13,960       9,682    54.4      526,748   1.360      713,834
               ---------------------------------------------------------------------
               1/  December 1 price through 1907; season average price, 1908 to
                   1985, marketing year average price beginning 1986. United
                   States prices weighted by sales from 1909 to date; weighted
                   by production from 1866 to 1908.
               
    
    
           Oats: Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1866 to Date
              ---------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :       Acreage        : Yield :           : Price  :
                   :----------------------:  per  :           :  per   :  Value
              Year :          :           : Harv. :Production : Bushel :    of
                   : Planted  : Harvested : Acre  :           :   1/   :Production
              ---------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :        (000)          Bushels  (000) Bu.   Dollars  (000) Dol.
                   :
              1980 :  13,381       8,657    53.0      458,792    1.79      812,741
              1981 :  13,632       9,407    54.2      509,529    1.89      954,474
              1982 :  13,951      10,258    57.8      592,630    1.49      883,724
              1983 :  20,289       9,062    52.6      476,471    1.62      793,614
              1984 :  12,414       8,163    58.0      473,661    1.67      798,739
              1985 :  13,235       8,147    63.6      518,490    1.23      642,247
              1986 :  14,671       6,840    56.3      384,996    1.21      469,061
              1987 :  17,907       6,888    54.3      373,713    1.56      605,599
              1988 :  13,910       5,533    39.3      217,600    2.61      532,621
              1989 :  12,085       6,882    54.3      373,587    1.49      548,938
                   :
              1990 :  10,423       5,945    60.1      357,524    1.14      417,637
              1991 :   8,654       4,806    50.7      243,451    1.21      309,083
              1992 :   7,943       4,496    65.4      294,229    1.32      399,595
              1993 :   7,937       3,803    54.4      206,731    1.36      291,014
              1994 :   6,637       4,008    57.1      228,844    1.22      299,810
              1995 :   6,225       2,952    54.6      161,094    1.67      280,547
              1996 :   4,638       2,655    57.7      153,245    1.96      319,067
              1997 :   5,068       2,813    59.5      167,246    1.60      273,284
              1998 :   4,892       2,755    60.2      165,981    1.10      199,748
              1999 :   4,673       2,453    59.6      146,193    1.12      175,172
                   :
              2000 :   4,477       2,329    64.2      149,545    1.10      175,797
              2001 :   4,403       1,905    61.4      117,024    1.59      195,711
              2002 :   5,005       2,098    56.8      119,132    1.75      211,849
              ----------------------------------------------------------------------
              1/  December 1 price through 1907; season average price, 1908 to
                  1985, marketing year average price beginning 1986. United
                  States prices weighted by sales from 1909 to date; weighted
                  by production from 1866 to 1908.
              
    
    
                       Oats: Planted Acres, 1965 to Date, U. S.
                      Comparsion of Forecast and Final Estimates
          ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
               :      Mar 1/     :    Jun 2/     :    Annual     :   Revision    : Final
               :---------------------------------------------------------------------------
          Year :   Thous  : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous
               :   Acres  : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres
         ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
               :
          1965 :    25,080  104.3   25,068  104.3   24,865  103.4   24,010   99.9   24,046
          1966 :    24,714  105.9   24,417  104.6   23,181   99.3   23,301   99.8   23,343
          1967 :    21,162  102.1   20,780  100.3   20,611   99.5   20,646   99.6   20,719
          1968 :    21,214   90.9   22,390   95.9   23,003   98.5   23,166   99.2   23,342
          1969 :    23,337   99.0   23,530   99.9   23,636  100.3   23,532   99.9   23,561
               :
          1970 :    24,596  100.8   24,465  100.2   24,312   99.6   24,434  100.1   24,410
          1971 :    23,206  106.3   21,926  100.4   21,987  100.7   21,956  100.6   21,831
          1972 :    21,026  105.2   20,495  102.5   20,296  101.5   20,178  100.9   19,990
          1973 :    20,474  110.0   19,397  104.3   19,208  103.2   19,147  102.9   18,605
          1974 :    18,930  111.3   18,310  107.6   18,100  106.4   17,967  105.6   17,013
               :
          1975 :    18,189  110.7   17,379  105.8   17,386  105.8   17,366  105.7   16,434
          1976 :    16,757  100.8   17,559  105.6   17,549  105.6   16,734  100.7   16,620
          1977 :    18,166  102.4   18,471  104.2   17,793  100.3   17,733  100.0   17,732
          1978 :    18,408  112.2   16,370   99.8   16,385   99.9   16,245   99.0   16,407
          1979 :    15,038  107.7   14,082  100.9   14,146  101.3   13,957  100.0   13,960
               :
          1980 :    13,694  102.3   13,215   98.8   13,360   99.8   13,377  100.0   13,381
          1981 :    13,513   99.1   13,616   99.9   13,646  100.1   13,656  100.2   13,632
          1982 :    14,705  105.4   14,211  101.9   14,211  101.9   14,266  102.3   13,951
          1983 :3/  14,747   72.7   20,240   99.8   20,308  100.1   20,289  100.0   20,289
          1984 :    13,616  109.7   12,229   98.5   12,364   99.6   12,414  100.0   12,414
               :
          1985 :    12,942   97.8   13,140   99.3   13,270  100.3   13,255  100.2   13,235
          1986 :    14,435   98.4   14,787  100.8   14,708  100.3   14,691  100.1   14,671
          1987 :    15,673   87.5   17,960  100.3   17,959  100.3   17,959  100.3   17,907
          1988 :    16,339  117.5   13,976  100.5   13,927  100.1   13,910  100.0   13,907
          1989 :    13,217  109.4   12,142  100.5   12,080  100.0   12,085  100.0   12,085
               :
          1990 :    10,997  105.5   10,420  100.0   10,423  100.0   10,423  100.0   10,423
          1991 :     9,518  110.0    8,648   99.9    8,654  100.0    8,654  100.0    8,653
          1992 :     8,337  105.0    8,026  101.0    7,961  100.2    7,943  100.0    7,943
          1993 :     8,110  102.2    8,064  101.6    7,944  100.1    7,937  100.0    7,937
          1994 :     6,908  104.1    6,700  100.9    6,644  100.1    6,639  100.0    6,637
               :
          1995 :     6,750  108.4    6,438  103.4    6,336  101.8    6,336  101.8    6,225
          1996 :     5,298  114.2    4,608   99.4    4,661  100.5    4,661  100.5    4,638
          1997 :     5,292  104.4    5,264  103.9    5,169  102.0    5,068  100.0    5,068
          1998 :     5,154  105.4    4,992  102.0    4,902  100.2    4,892
          1999 :     4,732  101.3    4,658   99.7    4,670   99.9    4,673
          
          2000 :     4,351   97.2    4,472   99.9    4,477  100.0    4,477
          2001 :     4,425  100.5    4,404  100.0    4,403  100.0    4,403
          2002 :     5,129  102.5    5,085  101.6    5,005
         ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         1/ April, 1976 -1980 , February 1982-1985.
         2/ July prior to 1975.
         3/ Additional survey done late April 1983 because of PIK. (21,299 planted acres
            - 105% of final)
      
        
    
                      Oats: Harvested Acres, 1965 to Date, U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
         ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
              :    Jun 1/     :     Aug       :       Sep      :    Annual     : Rev Follwg Yr: Final
              :-------------------------------------------------------------------------------:--------
         Year :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous
              :  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres : Final:  Acres
         ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
              :
         1965 : 19,357  104.5   19,357  104.5   19,357  104.5   19,106  103.2   18,479   99.8   18,522
         1966 : 18,966  106.1   18,966  106.1   18,966  106.1   17,848   99.8   17,861   99.9   17,877
         1967 : 16,215  100.7   16,215  100.7   16,215  100.7   15,970   99.1   16,017   99.4   16,110
         1968 : 17,765  100.3   17,765  100.3   17,765  100.3   17,361   98.0   17,533   99.0   17,708
         1969 : 18,343  102.1   18,343  102.1   18,343  102.1   18,003  100.2   17,930   99.8   17,971
              :
         1970 : 18,003   96.8   18,732  100.7   18,732  100.7   18,580   99.9   18,523   99.6   18,594
         1971 : 15,777  100.5   15,693   99.9   15,693   99.9   15,734  100.2   15,772  100.4   15,705
         1972 : 14,252  106.3   14,181  105.7   14,181  105.7   13,612  101.5   13,525  100.9   13,410
         1973 : 14,563  105.8   14,503  105.3   14,503  105.3   14,110  102.5   14,065  102.1   13,770
         1974 : 13,994  111.0   13,569  107.6   13,569  107.6   13,325  105.7   13,206  104.7   12,608
              :
         1975 : 13,882  106.5   13,932  106.9   13,932  106.9   13,650  104.7   13,609  104.4   13,038
         1976 : 13,076  110.5   12,716  107.5   12,716  107.5   12,392  104.7   11,946  100.9   11,834
         1977 : 14,300  106.0   14,400  106.8   14,400  106.8   13,447   99.7   13,452   99.8   13,485
         1978 : 11,951  107.4   11,951  107.4   11,951  107.4   11,531  103.6   11,426  102.7   11,126
         1979 : 10,043  103.7   10,037  103.7   10,002  103.3    9,831  101.5    9,679  100.0    9,682
              :
         1980 :  9,563  110.5    8,861  102.4    8,861  102.4    8,640   99.8    8,652   99.9    8,657
         1981 :  9,793  104.1    9,654  102.6    9,654  102.6    9,411  100.0    9,415  100.1    9,407
         1982 : 10,466  102.0   10,379  101.2   10,379  101.2   10,561  103.0   10,618  103.5   10,258
         1983 :  9,053   99.9    9,058  100.0    9,058  100.0    9,098  100.4    9,072  100.1    9,062
         1984 :  8,095   99.2    8,088   99.1    8,088   99.1    8,123   99.5    8,163  100.0    8,163
              :
         1985 :  8,800  108.0    8,750  107.4    8,750  107.4    8,149  100.0    8,177  100.4    8,147
         1986 :  7,537  110.2    7,537  110.2    7,537  110.2    6,870  100.4    6,860  100.3    6,840
         1987 :  7,290  105.8    7,290  105.8    6,921  100.5    6,925  100.5    6,925  100.5    6,888
         1988 :  5,680  102.7    5,367   97.1            2/      5,590  101.1    5,533  100.1    5,530
         1989 :  7,374  107.1    7,280  105.8                    6,874   99.9    6,882  100.0    6,882
              :
         1990 :  6,237  104.9    6,187  104.0                    5,940   99.9    5,945  100.0    5,947
         1991 :  4,972  103.2    4,972  103.2                    4,796   99.6    4,806   99.8    4,816
         1992 :  4,795  106.7    4,795  106.7                    4,492   99.9    4,496  100.0    4,496
         1993 :  4,153  109.2    4,114  108.2                    3,793   99.7    3,803  100.0    3,803
         1994 :  4,132  103.1    4,132  103.1                    4,020  100.3    4,010  100.0    4,008
              :
         1995 :  3,247  110.0    3,247  110.0                    2,959  100.2    2,962  100.3    2,952
         1996 :  2,673  100.7    2,673  100.7                    2,687  101.2    2,685  101.1    2,655
         1997 :  3,222  114.5    3,222  114.5                    2,911  103.5    2,813  100.0    2,813
         1998 :  2,936  106.6    2,936  106.6                    2,765  100.4    2,755
         1999 :  2,641  107.7    2,631  107.3                    2,453  100.0    2,453
              :
         2000 :  2,472  106.1    2,452  105.3                    2,324   99.8    2,329
         2001 :  2,186  114.8    2,186  114.8                    1,905  100.0    1,905
         2002 :  2,633  125.5    2,633  125.5                    2,098
         ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         1/ July prior to 1975.
         2/ September forecast discontinued after 1987.
         
    
    
    
                      Oats:  Yield per Acre, 1965 to Date, U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
           ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 :  Yield Forecasts and Final Estimates  : Deviation from Final Estimate
            Year :---------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 : Jul 1 : Aug 1 : Sep 1 : Annual: Final : Jul 1 : Aug 1 : Sep 1 : Annual
           ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 :                                 Bushels
                 :
            1965 :  45.9    49.6    51.4    50.2    50.2    -4.3    -0.6     1.2     0.0
            1966 :  47.3    45.3    44.1    44.7    44.9     2.4     0.4    -0.8    -0.2
            1967 :  47.7    48.4    49.7    49.0    49.3    -1.6    -0.9     0.4    -0.3
            1968 :  50.0    52.8    52.6    53.5    53.7    -3.7    -0.9    -1.1    -0.2
            1969 :  50.7    53.0    51.1    52.8    53.7    -3.0    -0.7    -2.6    -0.9
                 :
            1970 :  51.1    48.2    47.6    48.9    49.2     1.9    -1.0    -1.6    -0.3
            1971 :  53.9    56.4    56.4    55.7    55.9    -2.0     0.5     0.5    -0.2
            1972 :  50.0    52.0    51.5    51.1    51.5    -1.5     0.5     0.0    -0.4
            1973 :  49.2    48.8    48.4    47.0    47.9     1.3     0.9     0.5    -0.9
            1974 :  48.9    47.0    47.8    46.6    47.6     1.3    -0.6     0.2    -1.0
                 :
            1975 :  52.7    50.1    48.6    48.1    49.0     3.7     1.1    -0.4    -0.9
            1976 :  38.2    43.1    44.4    45.4    45.7    -7.5    -2.6    -1.3    -0.3
            1977 :  49.4    52.6    52.7    55.6    55.8    -6.4    -3.2    -3.1    -0.2
            1978 :  53.2    53.3    49.9    52.2    52.3     0.9     1.0    -2.4    -0.1
            1979 :  50.8    52.9    53.1    54.4    54.4    -3.6    -1.5    -1.3     0.0
                 :
            1980 :  47.9    49.7    50.9    53.0    53.0    -5.1    -3.3    -2.1     0.0
            1981 :  54.1    54.1    52.8    54.0    54.2    -0.1    -0.1    -1.4    -0.2
            1982 :  55.5    57.0    57.7    58.4    57.8    -2.3    -0.8    -0.1     0.6
            1983 :  57.4    55.7    52.2    52.5    52.6     4.8     3.1    -0.4    -0.1
            1984 :  56.2    56.3    58.4    58.1    58.0    -1.8    -1.7     0.4     0.1
                 :
            1985 :  56.7    59.3    61.4    63.6    63.6    -6.9    -4.3    -2.2     0.0
            1986 :   1/     58.8    54.8    56.0    56.3             2.5    -1.5    -0.3
            1987 :          53.9    53.4    54.0    54.3            -0.4    -0.9    -0.3
            1988 :          38.4            39.1    39.3            -0.9            -0.2
            1989 :  52.6    52.3            54.4    54.3    -1.7    -2.0             0.1
                 :
            1990 :  60.1    59.0            60.1    60.1     0.0    -1.1             0.0
            1991 :  56.3    52.2            50.6    50.6     5.7     1.6             0.0
            1992 :  53.5    57.6            65.6    65.4   -11.9    -7.8             0.2
            1993 :  63.3    60.7            54.4    54.4     8.9     6.3             0.0
            1994 :  60.1    60.0            57.2    57.1     3.0     2.9             0.1
                 :
            1995 :  59.9    57.3            54.7    54.6     5.3     2.7             0.1
            1996 :  58.0    59.0            57.8    57.7     0.3     1.3             0.1
            1997 :  56.7    58.1            60.5    59.5    -2.8    -1.4             0.0
            1998 :  62.4    60.4            60.4    60.2     2.2     0.2             0.2
            1999 :  61.1    61.6            59.6    59.6     1.5     2.0             0.0
            
            2000 :  61.2    62.3            64.2    64.2    -3.0    -1.9             0.0
            2001 :  60.5    62.0            61.3    61.4    -0.8     0.7            -0.1
            2002 :  56.1    54.2            56.8            -0.8     0.7
           ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
           1/ July forecast discontinued 1986 - 1988.
           2/ September forecast discontinued after 1987.
           
           
    
    
                          Oats: Production, 1965-date, U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
       ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
            :       Jul 1    :      Aug 1    :      Sep 1    :      Annual   :     Revisions :   Final
            : -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
       Year :  Thous  : % of : Thous  : % of : Thous  : % of : Thous  : % of : Thous  : % of : Thous
            : Bushels : Final:bushels : Final:bushels : Final:bushels : Final:bushels : Final:bushels
       ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        
       1965 : 887,674   95.5  960,531  103.3  994,167  107.0  959,192  103.2  926,851   99.7  929,554
       1966 : 896,928  111.7  858,501  106.9  835,593  104.0  798,089   99.3  801,327   99.8  803,324
       1967 : 774,208   97.5  785,065   98.9  805,649  101.5  781,867   98.5  789,196   99.4  793,800
       1968 : 888,700   93.5  938,435   98.7  934,424   98.3  929,524   97.8  939,228   98.8  950,689
       1969 : 930,618   96.4  972,715  100.7  938,153   97.1  949,874   98.3  950,023   98.4  965,863
        
       1970 : 957,525  104.6  902,800   98.6  891,310   97.4  909,481   99.4  908,702   99.3  915,236
       1971 : 850,960   96.9  885,049  100.8  884,642  100.7  875,775   99.7  881,277  100.4  878,079
       1972 : 711,909  103.1  736,775  106.7  730,762  105.8  694,967  100.6  691,973  100.2  690,616
       1973 : 716,615  108.7  707,756  107.4  702,280  106.5  663,860  100.7  666,867  101.2  659,136
       1974 : 684,021  113.9  637,951  106.2  648,711  108.0  620,539  103.3  613,777  102.2  600,655
        
       1975 : 731,434  114.5  697,834  109.2  677,754  106.1  656,862  102.8  657,640  102.9  638,960
       1976 : 498,938   92.3  548,542  101.5  563,997  104.4  562,452  104.1  546,315  101.1  540,441
       1977 : 707,074   93.9  757,589  100.6  758,669  100.8  747,914   99.4  750,901   99.8  752,774
       1978 : 635,551  109.3  636,785  109.5  595,879  102.4  601,477  103.4  595,882  102.4  581,657
       1979 : 509,761   96.8  530,967  100.8  531,232  100.9  534,386  101.5  526,551  100.0  526,551
        
       1980 : 449,504   98.1  440,655   96.2  450,660   98.3  457,593   99.9  458,263  100.0  458,263
       1981 : 528,118  103.7  522,408  102.6  509,457  100.1  508,083   99.8  509,167  100.0  509,167
       1982 : 580,288   97.9  591,478   99.8  599,008  101.1  616,981  104.1  620,509  104.7  592,630
       1983 : 519,002  108.9  504,201  105.8  472,541   99.2  477,303  100.2  476,961  100.1  476,471
       1984 : 454,747   96.0  455,190   96.1  472,460   99.7  471,921   99.6  473,661  100.0  473,661
        
       1985 : 498,953   96.2  519,028  100.1  537,443  103.7  518,626  100.0  520,800  100.4  518,490
       1986 :            1/   443,183  115.1  413,025  107.3  384,546   99.9  386,356  100.4  384,996
       1987 :                 392,843  105.1  369,704   98.9  373,765  100.0  374,000  100.1  373,713
       1988 :                 206,330   94.9           2/     218,773  100.6  217,600  100.1  217,375
       1989 : 387,593  103.7  380,690  101.9                  373,778  100.1  373,587  100.0  373,587
        
       1990 : 374,547  104.7  365,337  102.1                  357,149   99.9  357,524  100.0  357,654
       1991 : 280,016  114.8  259,666  106.5                  242,526   99.5  243,451   99.8  243,851
       1992 : 256,381   87.1  276,381   93.9                  294,604  100.1  294,229  100.0  294,229
       1993 : 262,860  127.2  249,830  120.8                  206,253   99.8  206,770  100.0  206,731
       1994 : 248,151  108.4  247,753  108.3                  229,857  100.4  229,008  100.1  228,844
        
       1995 : 181,508  112.7  186,167  115.6                  161,847  100.5  162,027  100.6  161,094
       1996 : 154,968  101.1  157,633  102.9                  155,225  101.3  155,273  101.3  153,245
       1997 : 182,672  109.2  187,127  111.9                  176,104  105.3  167,246  100.0  167,246
       1998 : 183,201  110.4  177,211  106.8                  169,922  102.4  167,122  100.7  165,981
       1999 : 161,251  110.3  162,096  110.9                  146,218  100.0  146,193
        
       2000 : 151,380  101.2  152,745  102.1                  149,195   99.8  149,545
       2001 : 132,150  112.9  135,445  115.7                  116,856   99.9  117,024
       2002 : 147,584  123.9  142,580  119.7                  119,132
       ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
       1/ July forecast discontinued 1986 - 1988.
       2/ September forecast discontinued after 1987.
       
     
      
    
                        Oats:  Production, 1965 to Date, U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
          :        Production Forecasts & Final Estimates             :          Deviations from Final Estimate
     Year :-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
          :   Jul 1 :  Aug 1  :  Sep 1  :  Annual :    Rev  :  Final  :  Jul 1  :  Aug 1  :  Sep 1  :  Annual :    Rev
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
          :                                              Thousand Bushels
          :
     1965 : 887,674   960,531   994,167   959,192   926,851   929,554    -41880     30977     64613     29638     -2703
     1966 : 896,928   858,501   835,593   798,089   801,327   803,324     93604     55177     32269     -5235     -1997
     1967 : 774,208   785,065   805,649   781,867   789,196   793,800    -19592     -8735     11849    -11933     -4604
     1968 : 888,700   938,435   934,424   929,524   939,228   950,689    -61989    -12254    -16265    -21165    -11461
     1969 : 930,618   972,715   938,153   949,874   950,023   965,863    -35245      6852    -27710    -15989    -15840
          :
     1970 : 957,525   902,800   891,310   909,481   908,702   915,236     42289    -12436    -23926     -5755     -6534
     1971 : 850,960   902,800   884,642   875,775   881,277   878,079    -27119     24721      6563     -2304      3198
     1972 : 711,909   736,775   730,762   694,967   691,973   690,616     21293     46159     40146      4351      1357
     1973 : 716,615   707,756   702,280   663,860   666,867   659,136     57479     48620     43144      4724      7731
     1974 : 684,021   637,951   648,711   620,539   613,777   600,655     83366     37296     48056     19884     13122
     
     1975 : 731,434   697,834   677,754   656,862   657,640   638,960     92474     58874     38794     17902     18680
     1976 : 498,938   548,542   563,997   562,452   546,315   540,441    -41503      8101     23556     22011      5874
     1977 : 707,074   757,589   758,669   747,914   750,901   752,774    -45700      4815      5895     -4860     -1873
     1978 : 635,551   636,785   595,879   601,477   595,882   581,657     53894     55128     14222     19820     14225
     1979 : 509,761   530,967   531,232   534,386   526,551   526,551    -16790      4416      4681      7835         0
          :
     1980 : 449,504   440,655   450,660   457,593   458,263   458,263     -8759    -17608     -7603      -670         0
     1981 : 528,118   522,408   509,457   508,083   509,167   509,167     18951     13241       290     -1084         0
     1982 : 580,288   591,478   599,008   616,981   620,509   592,630    -12342     -1152      6378     24351     27879
     1983 : 519,002   504,201   472,541   477,303   476,961   476,471     42531     27730     -3930       832       490
     1984 : 454,747   455,190   472,460   471,921   473,661   473,661    -18914    -18471     -1201     -1740         0
          :
     1985 : 498,953   519,028   537,443   518,626   520,800   518,490    -19537       538     18953       136      2310
     1986 :    1/     443,183   413,025   384,546   386,356   384,996               58187     28029      -450      1360
     1987 :           392,843   369,704   373,765   374,000   373,713               19130     -4009        52       287
     1988 :           206,330      2/     218,773   217,600   217,375              -11045                1398       225
     1989 : 387,593   380,690             373,778   373,587   373,587     14006      7103                 191         0
          :
     1990 : 374,547   365,337             357,149   357,524   357,654     16893      7683                -505      -130
     1991 : 280,016   259,666             242,526   243,451   243,851     36165     15815               -1325      -400
     1992 : 256,381   276,381             294,604   294,229   294,229    -37848    -17848                 375         0
     1993 : 262,860   249,830             206,253   206,770   206,731     56129     43099                -478        39
     1994 : 248,151   247,753             229,857   229,008   228,844     19307     18909                1013       164
          :
     1995 : 181,508   186,167             161,847   162,027   161,094     20414     25073                 753       933
     1996 : 154,968   157,633             155,225   155,273   153,245      1723      4388                1980      2028
     1997 : 182,672   187,127             176,104   167,246   167,246     15426     19881                8858         0
     1998 : 183,201   177,211             169,922   167,122               16079     10089                2800
     1999 : 161,251   162,096             146,218   146,193               15058     15903                  25
          :
     2000 : 151,380   152,745             149,195   149,545                1835      3200                -350
     2001 : 132,150   135,445             116,856   117,024               15294     18589                -168
     2002 : 147,584   142,580             119,132                         15294     18589
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    1/ July forecast discontinued 1986  -  1988.
    2/ September forecast discontinued after 1987.
    
    
                              
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         Peanuts:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1909 to Date
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                  :      Acreage         :  Yield   :            :  Price  :           
             Year :----------------------: per Harv : Production :   per   :  Value of 
                  : Planted :  Harvested :   Acre   :            :   Lb    : Production
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                  :    (000) Acres           Lbs      (000) Lbs     Cents     (000) Dols
                  :
            1909  :   804.0       537.0        660      354,605       4.07      14,449
            1910  :   703.0       464.0        827      383,875       4.01      15,398
            1911  :   749.0       472.0        775      365,800       4.23      15,475
            1912  :   795.0       480.0        753      361,625       4.44      16,053
            1913  :   831.0       465.0        824      383,000       4.50      17,244
            1914  :   920.0       526.0        801      421,075       4.23      17,809
            1915  : 1,064.0       617.0        779      480,680       4.14      19,886
            1916  : 1,400.0       878.0        758      665,950       4.84      32,209
            1917  : 1,805.0     1,314.0        752      988,705       7.03      69,478
            1918  : 1,892.0     1,326.0        713      945,975       6.51      61,597
            1919  : 1,628.0       957.0        719      688,270       9.30      64,002
                  :
            1920  : 1,715.0       995.0        699      695,842       4.75      33,053
            1921  : 1,691.0       980.0        692      678,200       3.84      26,020
            1922  : 1,472.0       821.0        637      523,345       5.34      27,929
            1923  : 1,418.0       797.0        713      568,150       6.45      36,653
            1924  : 1,809.0     1,084.0        658      712,815       5.78      41,187
            1925    1,667.0       996.0        725      721,660       4.27      30,836
            1926  : 1,520.0       860.0        770      662,190       5.04      33,382
            1927  : 1,859.0     1,086.0        777      844,220       5.15      43,470
            1928  : 2,039.0     1,213.0        695      843,505       4.88      41,183
            1929  : 2,064.0     1,262.0        712      898,197       3.73      33,533
                  :
            1930  : 1,881.0     1,073.0        650      697,350       3.51      24,462
            1931  : 2,299.0     1,440.0        733    1,055,815       1.62      17,144
            1932  : 2,649.0     1,501.0        627      941,195       1.55      14,587
            1933  : 2,350.0     1,217.0        673      819,620       2.85      23,328
            1934  : 2,627.0     1,514.0        670    1,014,385       3.28      33,293
            1935  : 2,546.0     1,497.0        770    1,152,795       3.14      36,181
            1936  : 2,741.0     1,660.0        759    1,260,020       3.72      46,391
            1937  : 2,542.0     1,538.0        802    1,232,755       3.30      40,630
            1938  : 2,803.0     1,692.0        762    1,288,740       3.27      42,126
            1939  : 3,106.0     1,908.0        636    1,213,110       3.40      41,224
                  :
            1940  : 3,108.0     2,052.0        861    1,766,590       3.33      58,850
            1941  : 2,945.0     1,900.0        776    1,475,205       4.66      68,746
            1942  : 4,725.0     3,362.0        652    2,192,800       6.08     133,248
            1943  : 5,150.0     3,492.0        623    2,176,420       7.12     155,025
            1944  : 4,088.0     3,068.0        678    2,080,825       8.04     167,352
            1945  : 4,058.0     3,160.0        646    2,042,235       8.27     168,878
            1946  : 4,086.0     3,141.0        649    2,038,005       9.10     185,364
            1947  : 4,282.0     3,377.0        646    2,181,695      10.10     220,210
            1948  : 3,971.0     3,296.0        709    2,335,840      10.50     246,180
            1949  : 2,894.0     2,308.0        808    1,864,780      10.40     193,496
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         Peanuts:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1909 to Date
            -----------------------------------------------------------------------------
                  :      Acreage         :  Yield   :            :  Price  :           
             Year :----------------------: per Harv : Production :   per   :   Value of 
                  : Planted :  Harvested :   Acre   :            :   Lb    :  Production
            -----------------------------------------------------------------------------
                  :       (000)               Lbs     (000) Lbs     Cents    (000) Dols
                  :
            1950  : 2,731.0     2,262.0        900    2,035,285      10.90     221,881
            1951  : 2,606.0     1,982.0        837    1,658,885      10.40     173,240
            1952  : 1,909.0     1,443.0        940    1,355,800      10.90     147,511
            1953  : 1,846.0     1,515.0      1,039    1,574,175      11.10     174,742
            1954  : 1,881.0     1,387.0        727    1,008,495      12.20     122,792
            1955  : 1,912.6     1,668.6        928    1,548,326      11.70     181,985
            1956  : 1,862.5     1,384.5      1,161    1,607,462      11.20     179,922
            1957  : 1,776.9     1,480.9        969    1,435,549      10.40     148,855
            1958  : 1,725.6     1,515.6      1,197    1,814,242      10.60     192,979
            1959  : 1,598.4     1,435.4      1,061    1,523,218       9.56     145,842
                  :
            1960  : 1,545.9     1,394.9      1,232    1,718,011      10.00     171,991
            1961  : 1,538.5     1,398.3      1,185    1,657,099      10.90     181,543
            1962  : 1,520.6     1,400.5      1,228    1,719,320      11.00     189,314
            1963  : 1,511.3     1,396.2      1,391    1,942,088      11.20     217,788
            1964  : 1,487.3     1,397.2      1,502    2,099,144      11.20     235,006
            1965    1,519.5     1,438.3      1,661    2,389,596      11.40     272,391
            1966  : 1,490.1     1,420.7      1,700    2,415,731      11.30     272,861
            1967  : 1,473.8     1,403.5      1,765    2,477,255      11.40     282,107
            1968  : 1,495.9     1,438.4      1,770    2,546,591      11.90     303,726
            1969  : 1,512.1     1,455.7      1,742    2,535,394      12.30     312,358
                  :
            1970  : 1,517.6     1,469.2      2,030    2,983,121      12.80     382,967
            1971  : 1,528.9     1,454.5      2,066    3,005,118      13.60     408,371
            1972  : 1,532.8     1,486.4      2,203    3,274,761      14.50     475,367
            1973  : 1,530.2     1,495.7      2,323    3,473,837      16.20     562,460
            1974  : 1,519.6     1,472.1      2,491    3,667,604      17.90     657,987
            1975  : 1,531.9     1,500.0      2,564    3,846,722      19.60     754,491
            1976  : 1,544.6     1,517.5      2,464    3,739,190      20.00     746,675
            1977  : 1,540.6     1,512.4      2,456    3,715,055      21.00     780,869
            1978  : 1,540.8     1,509.1      2,619    3,952,384      21.10     833,885
            1979  : 1,545.9     1,519.7      2,611    3,968,485      20.60     819,276
                  :
            1980  : 1,521.4     1,399.8      1,645    2,302,762      25.10     578,635
            1981  : 1,514.0     1,488.7      2,675    3,981,850      26.90   1,069,526
            1982  : 1,311.4     1,277.4      2,693    3,440,255      25.00     862,686
            1983  : 1,411.0     1,373.5      2,399    3,295,530      24.60     814,579
            1984  : 1,558.6     1,528.0      2,883    4,405,945      27.90   1,230,774
            1985  : 1,490.4     1,467.4      2,810    4,122,787      24.40   1,003,412
            1986  : 1,564.7     1,535.2      2,408    3,697,085      29.20   1,073,279
            1987  : 1,567.4     1,547.4      2,337    3,616,010      28.00   1,021,870
            1988  : 1,657.4     1,628.4      2,445    3,980,917      28.00   1,115,202
            1989  : 1,665.2     1,644.7      2,426    3,989,995      28.00   1,118,875
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         Peanuts:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                              United States, 1909 to Date
            -----------------------------------------------------------------------------
                  :      Acreage         :  Yield   :            :  Price  :           
             Year :----------------------: per Harv : Production :   per   :  Value of  
                  : Planted :  Harvested :   Acre   :            :   Lb    : Production
            -----------------------------------------------------------------------------
                  :       (000)              Lbs     (000) Lbs      Cents   (000) Dols
                  :
            1990  : 1,846.0     1,815.5      1,985    3,603,650      34.70   1,249,899
            1991  : 2,039.2     2,015.7      2,444    4,926,570      28.30   1,392,041
            1992  : 1,686.6     1,669.1      2,567    4,284,416      30.00   1,285,361
            1993  : 1,733.5     1,689.8      2,008    3,392,415      30.40   1,030,904
            1994  : 1,641.0     1,618.5      2,624    4,247,455      28.90   1,229,012
            1995  : 1,537.5     1,517.0      2,282    3,461,475      29.30   1,013,323
            1996  : 1,401.5     1,380.0      2,653    3,661,205      28.10   1,029,774
            1997  : 1,434.0     1,413.8      2,503    3,539,380      28.30   1,002,703
            1998  : 1,521.0     1,467.0      2,702    3,963,440      28.40   1,125,919
            1999  : 1,534.5     1,436.0      2,667    3,829,490      25.40     971,608
                  : 
            2000  : 1,536.8     1,336.0      2,444    3,265,505      27.40     896,097
            2001  : 1,541.2     1,411.9      3,029    4,276,704      23.40   1,001,457
            2002  : 1,358.0     1,296.7      2,561    3,320,490      17.90     594,426
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                      Peanuts: Planted Acres, 1965 to Date U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
      ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                :       Mar 1/     :        Jun         :    Ann Summary   :   Apr Revisions  :   Final
                :----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         Year   :    Thous   :  % of :  Thous   :  % of :   Thous  :  % of :   Thous  :  % of :   Thous
                :    Acres   : Final :  Acres   : Final :   Acres  : Final :   Acres  : Final :   Acres
      ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                :
          1965  :    1,514.4    99.7    1,547.8   101.9    1,551.3   102.1    1,559.8   102.7    1,519.5
          1966  :    1,542.6   103.5    1,530.6   102.7    1,507.3   101.2    1,490.3   100.0    1,490.1
          1967  :    1,494.0   101.4    1,467.2    99.6    1,479.1   100.4    1,472.1    99.9    1,473.8
          1968  :    1,483.6    99.2    1,478.6    98.8    1,497.1   100.1    1,493.1    99.8    1,495.9
          1969  :    1,509.6    99.8    1,504.2    99.5    1,506.2    99.6    1,504.3    99.5    1,512.1
                :
          1970  :    1,513.3    99.7    1,510.2    99.5    1,510.5    99.5    1,518.3   100.0    1,517.6
          1971  :    1,529.2   100.0    1,529.1   100.0    1,532.1   100.2    1,528.9   100.0    1,528.9
          1972  :    1,537.1   100.3    1,534.1   100.1    1,531.3    99.9    1,532.8   100.0    1,532.8
          1973  :    1,536.0   100.4    1,541.1   100.7    1,541.4   100.7    1,530.2   100.0    1,530.2
          1974  :    1,525.3   100.4    1,533.7   100.9    1,521.6   100.1    1,519.6   100.0    1,519.6
                :
          1975  :    1,528.7    99.8    1,527.8    99.7    1,531.3   100.0    1,531.9   100.0    1,531.9
          1976  :    1,537.7    99.6    1,539.8    99.7    1,542.6    99.9    1,548.6   100.3    1,544.6
          1977  :    1,548.3   100.5    1,543.8   100.2    1,545.7   100.3    1,544.6   100.3    1,540.6
          1978  :    1,551.5   100.7    1,542.2   100.1    1,543.8   100.2    1,544.3   100.2    1,540.8
          1979  :    1,546.0   100.0    1,549.2   100.2    1,550.7   100.3    1,549.7   100.2    1,545.9
                :
          1980  :    1,542.8   101.4    1,544.5   101.5    1,542.3   101.4    1,521.4   100.0    1,521.4
          1981  :    1,608.8   106.3    1,653.0   109.2    1,513.6   100.0    1,517.7   100.2    1,514.0
          1982  :    1,381.0   105.3    1,324.5   101.0    1,299.0    99.1    1,309.4    99.8    1,311.4
          1983  :    1,313.0    93.1    1,362.0    96.5    1,411.0   100.0    1,411.0   100.0    1,411.0
          1984  :    1,411.0    90.5    1,516.0    97.3    1,560.4   100.1    1,562.6   100.3    1,558.6
                :
          1985  :    1,536.0   103.1    1,512.0   101.4    1,492.0   100.1    1,490.4   100.0    1,490.4
          1986  :    1,445.0    92.3    1,512.0    96.6    1,566.6   100.1    1,572.7   100.5    1,564.7
          1987  :    1,606.0   102.5    1,527.0    97.4    1,555.3    99.2    1,567.4   100.0    1,567.4
          1988  :    1,603.0    96.7    1,680.0   101.4    1,647.6    99.4    1,657.4   100.0    1,657.4
          1989  :    1,638.0    98.4    1,677.0   100.7    1,665.7   100.0    1,665.2   100.0    1,665.2
                :
          1990  :    1,714.0    92.8    1,734.0    93.9    1,836.0    99.5    1,840.0    99.7    1,846.0
          1991  :    1,895.0    92.9    1,990.0    97.6    2,042.2   100.1    2,039.2   100.0    2,039.2
          1992  :    1,864.5   110.5    1,777.5   105.4    1,708.9   101.3    1,689.6   100.2    1,686.6
          1993  :    1,684.0    97.1    1,677.0    96.7    1,725.5    99.5    1,733.5   100.0     1733.5
          1994  :    1,667.5   101.6    1,682.0   102.5    1,645.0   100.2    1,641.0   100.0     1641.0
                :
          1995  :    1,622.0   105.5    1,565.0   101.8    1,538.5   100.1    1,537.5   100.0     1537.5
          1996  :    1,459.0   104.1    1,445.0   103.1    1,413.0   100.8    1,401.5   100.0     1401.5
          1997  :    1,395.5    97.3    1,421.5    99.1    1,429.0    99.7     1431.0    99.8     1434.0
          1998  :    1,474.5    96.9    1,463.0    96.2    1,511.0    99.3     1521.0   100.0
          1999  :    1,508.0    98.3    1,469.0    95.7    1,533.0    99.9     1534.5   100.0
                : 
          2000   :   1,474.0    95.9    1,495.0    97.3    1,543.0   100.4     1536.8   100.0
          2001   :   1,465.0    95.1    1,474.0    95.6    1,543.0   100.1     1541.2   100.0
          2002   :   1,465.0   107.9    1,469.0   108.2    1,358.0   100.0
      ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      1/  April 1976 - 1980,  February 1982 - 1985.
      
      
    
                          Peanuts: Yield, 1965 to Date U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
            :            Yield Forecast and Final Estimates           :       Deviations from Final Estimate
            :---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      Year  :         :       :       :       :  Ann  :  Apr  :Census :       :      :      :      :  Ann :  Apr
            :  Aug 1  : Sep 1 : Oct 1 : Nov 1 :  Sum  :  Rev  : Final : Aug 1 :Sep 1 :Oct 1 :Nov 1 :  Sum :  Rev
     -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
            :
      1965  :  1,592   1,635   1,644   1,691   1,728   1,735   1,661     -69    -26    -17     30     67     74
      1966  :  1,536   1,671   1,680   1,712   1,691   1,696   1,700    -164    -29    -20     12     -9     -4
      1967  :  1,818   1,827   1,817   1,800   1,782   1,765   1,765      53     62     52     35     17      0
      1968  :  1,720   1,744   1,744   1,738   1,756   1,771   1,770     -50    -26    -26    -32    -14      1
      1969  :  1,823   1,839   1,829   1,789   1,764   1,743   1,742      81     97     87     47     22      1
            :
      1970  :  1,852   1,902   1,957   2,016   2,053   2,031   2,030    -178   -128    -73    -14     23      1
      1971  :  2,023   2,071   2,145   2,047   2,045   2,067   2,066     -43      5     79    -19    -21      1
      1972  :  2,155   2,091   2,175   2,209   2,212   2,203   2,203     -48   -112    -28      6      9      0
      1973  :  2,191   2,257   2,335   2,317   2,299   2,323   2,323    -132    -66     12     -6    -24      0
      1974  :  2,212   2,316   2,377   2,521   2,491   2,491   2,491    -279   -175   -114     30      0      0
            :
      1975  :  2,504   2,557   2,665   2,653   2,577   2,565   2,564     -60     -7    101     89     13      1
      1976  :  2,568   2,503   2,428   2,439   2,471   2,465   2,464     104     39    -36    -25      7      1
      1977  :  2,069   2,188   2,238   2,367   2,432   2,457   2,456    -387   -268   -218    -89    -24      1
      1978  :  2,565   2,628   2,608   2,626   2,632   2,639   2,619     -54      9    -11      7     13     20
      1979  :  2,659   2,687   2,682   2,643   2,607   2,611   2,611      48     76     71     32     -4      0
            :
      1980  :  2,448   2,100   1,730   1,652   1,633   1,650   1,645     803    455     85      7    -12      5
      1981  :  2,406   2,518   2,524   2,606   2,654   2,668   2,675    -269   -157   -151    -69    -21     -7
      1982  :  2,710   2,677   2,668   2,700   2,703   2,696   2,693      17    -16    -25      7     10      3
      1983  :  2,639   2,185   2,194   2,265   2,380   2,399   2,399     240   -214   -205   -134    -19      0
      1984  :  2,778   2,784   2,817   2,883   2,918   2,878   2,883    -105    -99    -66      0     35     -5
            :
      1985  :  2,878   2,877   2,917   2,902   2,833   2,810   2,810      68     67    107     92     23      0
      1986  :  2,414   2,331   2,216   2,267   2,409   2,407   2,408       6    -77   -192   -141      1     -1
      1987  :  2,765   2,572   2,438   2,359   2,340   2,339   2,337     428    235    101     22      3      2
      1988  :  2,632   2,625   2,590   2,507   2,480   2,445   2,445     187    180    145     62     35      0
      1989  :  2,742   2,688   2,639   2,523   2,460   2,426   2,426     316    262    213     97     34      0
            :
      1990  :  2,449   2,043   1,917   1,949   2,000   1,991   1,985     464     58    -68    -36     15      6
      1991  :  2,596   2,558   2,513   2,517   2,463   2,444   2,444     152    114     69     73     19      0
      1992  :  2,602   2,588   2,526   2,534   2,536   2,562   2,567      35     21    -41    -33    -31     -5
      1993  :  2,368   2,116   1,975   1,973   2,032   2,008   2,008     360    108    -33    -35     24      0
      1994  :  2,491   2,508   2,543   2,598   2,643   2,624   2,624    -133   -116    -81    -26     19      0
            :
      1995  :  2,512   2,333   2,302   2,301   2,294   2,282   2,282     230     51     20     19     12      0
      1996  :  2,364   2,384   2,421   2,483   2,619   2,653   2,653    -289   -269   -232   -170    -34      0
      1997  :  2,717   2,642   2,539   2,528   2,523   2,507   2,503     214    139     36     25     20      4
      1998  :  2,442   2,459   2,448   2,512   2,683   2,702            -260   -243   -254   -190    -19      0
      1999  :  2,657   2,660   2,660   2,664   2,711   2,667             -10     -7     -7     -3     44      0
            :
      2000  :  2,587   2,561   2,486   2,517   2,499   2,444             143    117     42     73     55      0
      2001  :  2,621   2,679   2,783   2,990   3,027   3,029            -408   -350   -246    -39     -2      0
      2002  :  2,885   2,808   2,757   2,579   2,561                     324    247    196     18      0 
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                       Peanuts: Production, 1965 to Date U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
            :      Aug 1     :       Sep 1     :       Oct 1     :       Nov 1     :   Ann Summary   :   Apr Rev       :  Final
            :-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      Year  :  Mil   : % of  :   Mil   : % of  :   Mil   : % of  :   Mil   : % of  :   Mil   : % of  :   Mil   : % of  :  Mil
            : Pounds : Final :  Pounds : Final :  Pounds : Final :  Pounds : Final :  Pounds : Final :  Pounds : Final :  Pounds
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
            :
      1965  :2,288.0   95.7    2,350.0   98.3    2,391.0  100.0    2,429.0  101.6    2,490.0  104.2    2,503.0  104.7    2,390.0
      1966  :2,194.0   90.8    2,386.0   98.8    2,399.0   99.3    2,444.0  101.2    2,428.0  100.5    2,411.0   99.8    2,416.0
      1967  :2,543.0  102.7    2,557.0  103.2    2,542.0  102.6    2,518.0  101.7    2,509.0  101.3    2,473.0   99.8    2,477.0
      1968  :2,451.0   96.2    2,485.0   97.6    2,485.0   97.6    2,477.0   97.3    2,528.0   99.3    2,543.0   99.8    2,547.0
      1969  :2,620.0  103.4    2,643.0  104.3    2,628.0  103.7    2,570.0  101.4    2,553.0  100.7    2,523.0   99.5    2,535.0
            :
      1970  :2,688.0   90.1    2,761.0   92.6    2,840.0   95.2    2,927.0   98.1    2,987.0  100.1    2,979.0   99.9    2,983.0
      1971  :2,994.0   99.6    3,065.0  102.0    3,181.0  105.9    2,993.0   99.6    2,992.0   99.6    3,004.0  100.0    3,005.0
      1972  :3,211.0   98.0    3,116.0   95.1    3,240.0   98.9    3,287.0  100.4    3,289.0  100.4    3,275.0  100.0    3,275.0
      1973  :3,290.0   94.7    3,389.0   97.6    3,507.0  100.9    3,480.0  100.2    3,448.0   99.3    3,474.0  100.0    3,474.0
      1974  :3,314.0   90.3    3,456.0   94.2    3,548.0   96.7    3,763.0  102.6    3,680.0  100.3    3,668.0  100.0    3,668.0
            :
      1975  :3,747.0   97.4    3,826.0   99.5    3,988.0  103.7    3,969.0  103.2    3,867.0  100.5    3,857.0  100.3    3,847.0
      1976  :3,883.0  103.9    3,784.0  101.2    3,671.0   98.2    3,688.0   98.6    3,735.0   99.9    3,751.0  100.3    3,739.0
      1977  :3,124.0   84.1    3,304.0   88.9    3,378.0   90.9    3,588.0   96.6    3,681.0   99.1    3,726.0  100.3    3,715.0
      1978  :3,888.0   98.4    3,983.0  100.8    3,953.0  100.0    3,980.0  100.7    3,977.0  100.6    3,989.0  100.9    3,952.0
      1979  :4,057.0  102.2    4,097.0  103.3    4,089.0  103.0    4,030.0  101.6    3,976.0  100.2    3,980.0  100.3    3,968.0
            :
      1980  :3,699.0  160.6    3,139.0  136.3    2,501.0  108.6    2,297.0   99.7    2,296.0   99.7    2,308.0  100.2    2,303.0
      1981  :3,692.0   92.7    3,864.0   97.0    3,873.0   97.3    3,998.0  100.4    3,949.0   99.2    3,985.0  100.1    3,982.0
      1982  :3,455.0  100.4    3,426.0   99.6    3,415.0   99.3    3,432.0   99.8    3,441.0  100.0    3,438.0   99.9    3,440.2
      1983  :3,509.0  106.5    2,906.0   88.2    2,918.0   88.5    3,105.0   94.2    3,273.0   99.3    3,296.0  100.0    3,295.5
      1984  :4,250.0   96.5    4,254.0   96.6    4,305.0   97.7    4,405.0  100.0    4,427.0  100.5    4,406.0  100.0    4,405.9
            :
      1985  :4,256.0  103.2    4,243.0  102.9    4,245.0  103.0    4,222.0  102.4    4,142.0  100.5    4,122.8  100.0    4,122.8
      1986  :3,552.8   96.1    3,466.4   93.8    3,369.0   91.1    3,447.6   93.3    3,698.0  100.0    3,700.7  100.1    3,697.1
      1987  :4,147.2  114.7    3,901.9  107.9    3,698.3  102.3    3,579.3   99.0    3,586.2   99.2    3,619.7  100.1    3,616.0
      1988  :4,338.1  109.0    4,326.3  108.7    4,257.4  106.9    4,120.8  103.5    4,011.1  100.8    3,980.9  100.0    3,980.9
      1989  :4,257.2  106.7    4,435.4  111.2    4,341.9  108.8    4,134.7  103.6    4,030.1  101.0    3,990.0  100.0    3,990.0
            :
      1990  :4,177.5  115.9    3,557.5   98.7    3,359.3   93.2    3,455.0   95.9    3,601.0   99.9    3,602.8  100.0    3,603.7
      1991  :5,098.2  103.5    5,023.2  102.0    4,935.3  100.2    4,942.7  100.3    4,944.0  100.4    4,926.6  100.0    4,926.6
      1992  :4,554.2  106.3    4,526.0  105.6    4,417.7  103.1    4,378.3  102.2    4,284.4  100.0    4,284.3  100.0    4,284.4
      1993  :3,906.7  115.2    3,491.1  102.9    3,257.7   96.0    3,252.8   95.9    3,326.5   98.1    3,392.4  100.0    3,392.4
      1994  :4,088.3   96.3    4,117.0   96.9    4,111.1   96.8    4,149.6   97.7    4,264.6  100.4    4,247.5  100.0    4,247.5
            :
      1995  :3,877.9  112.0    3,580.1  103.4    3,510.1  101.4    3,500.6  101.1    3,477.8  100.5    3,461.5  100.0    3,461.5
      1996  :3,346.9   91.4    3,362.7   91.8    3,415.0   93.3    3,502.4   95.7    3,644.7   99.5    3,661.2  100.0    3,661.2
      1997  :3,800.2  107.4    3,658.5  103.4    3,514.6   99.3    3,500.4   98.9    3,546.4  100.2    3,537.1   99.9    3,539.4
      1998  :3,481.8   87.8    3,629.0   91.6    3,611.4   91.1    3,706.4   93.5    3,931.3   99.2    3,963.4  100.0
      1999  :3,848.9  100.5    3,849.8  100.5    3,821.2   99.8    3,827.4   99.9    3,870.2  101.1    3,829.5  100.0
            : 
      2000  :3,791.5  116.1    3,752.9  114.9    3,469.7  106.3    3,512.8  107.6    3,287.6  100.7    3,265.5  100.0
      2001  :3,658.0   50.3    3,725.6   51.2    3,869.9   53.2    4,157.4   57.1    4,239.5   58.3    4,276.4  100.0
      2002  :4,112.2  123.8    3,821.0  115.1    3,751.2  113.0    3,508.7  105.7    3,320.5  100.0
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          Rice:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1895 to Date
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                 :     Acreage          :  Yield   :            :  Price  :          
            Year :----------------------: per Harv : Production :   per   :  Value of
                 : Planted :  Harvested :   Acre   :            :   Cwt 1/: Production
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                 :    (000) Acres            Lbs.     (000) Cwt     Dol.    (000 Dol)
                 :                                                         
           1895  :                 292      1,144        3,341
           1896  :                 270        867        2,340
           1897  :                 290      1,064        3,084
           1898  :                 314      1,190        3,737
           1899  :                 338      1,192        4,029
                 :
           1900  :                 361      1,221        4,407
           1901  :                 423      1,348        5,702
           1902  :                 545      1,200        6,541
           1903  :                 547      1,570        8,590
           1904  :                 574      1,506        8,647       1.46      12,632
           1905  :                 457      1,579        7,217       2.10      15,164
           1906  :                 505      1,584        7,999       2.01      16,064
           1907  :                 563      1,659        9,338       1.91      17,810
           1908  :                 596      1,691       10,079       1.80      18,191
           1909  :                 662      1,603       10,614       1.76      18,730
                 :
           1910  :                 666      1,671       11,129       1.47      16,385
           1911  :                 636      1,603       10,198       1.75      17,844
           1912  :                 643      1,659       10,665       1.98      21,156
           1913  :                 722      1,509       10,894       1.98      21,549
           1914  :                 646      1,635       10,565       1.98      20,958
           1915  :                 740      1,588       11,748       1.86      21,889
           1916  :                 843      2,111       17,795       2.19      39,019
           1917  :                 953      1,639       15,621       4.26      66,615
           1918  :               1,101      1,635       17,999       3.99      71,833
           1919  :               1,083      1,783       19,310       5.46     105,357
                 :
           1920  :               1,299      1,789       23,242       2.48      57,642
           1921  :                 990      1,785       17,673       2.18      38,467
           1922  :               1,053      1,780       18,748       2.19      40,991
           1923  :                 874      1,711       14,957       2.49      37,262
           1924  :                 838      1,753       14,689       2.99      43,934
           1925  :                 853      1,743       14,866       3.30      49,017
           1926  :               1,016      1,861       18,911       2.51      47,513
           1927  :               1,027      1,950       20,024       2.02      40,413
           1928  :                 972      2,029       19,725       2.03      39,950
           1929  :     860         860      2,069       17,790       2.22      39,474
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           1/  Prior to 1986 price includes adjustments for outstanding loans and
               government purchases.
           
    
                                           
          Rice:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1895 to Date
           ------------------------------------------------------------------------------   
                 :     Acreage          :  Yield   :            :  Price  :   
            Year :----------------------: per Harv : Production :   per   :   Value of
                 : Planted :  Harvested :   Acre   :            :   Cwt 1/:  Production
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                 :    (000) Acres            Lbs.     (000) Cwt     Dol.    (000 Dol)
                 :
           1930  :     966         966      2,093       20,218       1.74      35,214
           1931  :     965         965      2,080       20,076       1.08      21,642
           1932  :     874         874      2,143       18,729       0.93      17,416
           1933  :     798         798      2,123       16,943       1.73      29,248
           1934  :     812         812      2,164       17,571       1.76      30,854
           1935  :     817         817      2,173       17,753       1.60      28,469
           1936  :     981         981      2,285       22,419       1.85      41,567
           1937  :   1,116       1,099      2,187       24,040       1.46      35,168
           1938  :   1,076       1,076      2,196       23,628       1.42      33,630
           1939  :   1,045       1,045      2,328       24,328       1.62      39,348
                 :
           1940  :   1,090       1,069      2,291       24,495       1.80      44,208
           1941  :   1,263       1,214      1,902       23,095       3.01      69,600
           1942  :   1,490       1,457      1,996       29,082       3.61     105,082
           1943  :   1,517       1,472      1,988       29,264       3.96     116,024
           1944  :   1,503       1,480      2,093       30,974       3.93     121,614
           1945  : 1,512.0     1,499.0      2,046       30,668       3.98     122,136
           1946  : 1,595.0     1,582.0      2,054       32,497       5.00     162,644
           1947  : 1,719.0     1,708.0      2,062       35,217       5.97     210,287
           1948  : 1,826.0     1,804.0      2,122       38,275       4.88     186,682
           1949  : 1,884.3     1,858.3      2,194       40,769       4.10     167,233
                 :
           1950  : 1,653.2     1,637.2      2,371       38,820       5.09     197,438
           1951  : 2,031.4     1,996.4      2,309       46,089       4.82     222,272
           1952  : 2,041.0     1,997.0      2,413       48,193       5.87     282,897
           1953  : 2,204.2     2,159.2      2,447       52,834       5.19     274,074
           1954  : 2,605.0     2,550.0      2,517       64,193       4.57     293,030
           1955  : 1,846.4     1,826.4      3,061       55,902       4.81     268,547
           1956  : 1,602.5     1,569.4      3,151       49,459       4.86     240,293
           1957  : 1,370.2     1,339.9      3,204       42,935       5.11     219,538
           1958  : 1,439.0     1,414.7      3,164       44,760       4.68     209,425
           1959  : 1,607.3     1,586.1      3,382       53,647       4.59     246,317
                 :
           1960  : 1,614.0     1,594.8      3,423       54,591       4.55     248,445
           1961  : 1,618.0     1,588.9      3,411       54,198       5.14     278,599
           1962  : 1,788.7     1,772.6      3,726       66,045       5.04     332,624
           1963  : 1,785.0     1,770.8      3,968       70,269       5.01     352,159
           1964  : 1,796.8     1,785.6      4,098       73,166       4.90     358,634
           1965  : 1,803.8     1,792.7      4,255       76,281       4.93     376,227
           1966  : 1,980.3     1,967.2      4,322       85,020       4.95     405,369
           1967  : 1,982.2     1,970.1      4,537       89,379       4.97     443,995
           1968  : 2,366.6     2,353.4      4,425      104,142       5.00     520,888
           1969  : 2,140.6     2,128.4      4,318       91,904       4.95     455,045
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           1/  Prior to 1986 price includes adjustments for outstanding loans and
               government purchases.
           
    
    
          Rice:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1970 to Date
           ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 :       Acreage        :  Yield   :            :  Price  :          
            Year :----------------------: per Harv : Production :   per   :  Value of 
                 : Planted :  Harvested :   Acre   :            :  Cwt 1/ : Production
           ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 :    (000) Acres            Lbs      (000) Cwt     Dol     (000 Dol)
                 :                                               
           1970  : 1,825.8     1,814.7      4,618       83,805       5.17     433,186
           1971  : 1,826.0     1,817.9      4,718       85,768       5.34     457,697
           1972  : 1,824.0     1,817.9      4,700       85,439       6.73     574,907
           1973  : 2,181.3     2,170.2      4,274       92,765      13.80   1,279,990
           1974  : 2,550.0     2,531.0      4,440      112,386      11.20   1,261,359
           1975  : 2,833.0     2,818.0      4,558      128,437       8.35   1,071,924
           1976  : 2,489.0     2,480.0      4,663      115,648       7.02     811,358
           1977  : 2,261.0     2,249.0      4,412       99,223       9.49     941,248
           1978  : 2,993.0     2,970.0      4,484      133,170       8.16   1,087,000
           1979  : 2,890.0     2,869.0      4,599      131,947      10.50   1,383,993
                 :
           1980  : 3,380.0     3,312.0      4,413      146,150      12.80   1,873,007
           1981  : 3,827.0     3,792.0      4,819      182,742       9.05   1,654,413
           1982  : 3,295.0     3,262.0      4,710      153,637       7.91   1,246,608
           1983  : 2,190.0     2,169.0      4,598       99,720       8.57     874,004
           1984  : 2,830.0     2,802.0      4,954      138,810       8.04   1,119,373
           1985  : 2,512.0     2,492.0      5,414      134,913       6.53     893,377
           1986  : 2,381.0     2,360.0      5,651      133,356       3.75     495,505
           1987  : 2,356.0     2,333.0      5,555      129,603       7.27     971,167
           1988  : 2,933.0     2,900.0      5,514      159,897       6.83   1,091,817
           1989  : 2,731.0     2,687.0      5,749      154,487       7.35   1,134,039
                 :
           1990  : 2,897.0     2,823.0      5,529      156,088       6.70   1,047,242
           1991  : 2,884.0     2,781.0      5,731      159,367       7.58   1,213,330
           1992  : 3,176.0     3,132.0      5,736      179,658       5.89   1,057,272
           1993  : 2,920.0     2,833.0      5,510      156,110       7.98   1,246,875
           1994  : 3,353.0     3,316.0      5,964      197,779       6.78   1,336,570
           1995  : 3,121.0     3,093.0      5,621      173,871       9.15   1,587,236
           1996  : 2,824.0     2,804.0      6,120      171,599       9.96   1,690,270
           1997  : 3,125.0     3,103.0      5,897      182,992       9.70   1,756,136
           1998  : 3,285.0     3,257.0      5,663      184,443       8.89   1,654,157
           1999  : 3,531.0     3,512.0      5,866      206,027       5.93   1,231,207
                 :
           2000  : 3,060.0     3,039.0      6,281      190,872       5.61   1,049,961
           2001  : 3,334.0     3,314.0      6,496      215,270       4.25     925,055
           2002  : 3,240.0     3,207.0      6,578      210,960       3.80     827,110
           ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
           1/  Prior to 1986 price includes adjustments for outstanding loans and
               government purchases.
     
          
    
                       Rice: Planted Acres, 1965 to Date U. S.
                      Comparison of Forecast and Final Estimates
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             :        Mar 1/      :       Jun 2/     :        Aug       :  Annual Summary   :  Rev Follwg Yr   :    Final
             :-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
       Year  :    Thous  : % of   :   Thous :  % of  :   Thous : % of   :   Thous  :  % of  :   Thous  :  % of :    Thous
             :    Acres  : Final  :   Acres : Final  :   Acres : Final  :   Acres  : Final  :   Acres  : Final :    Acres
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             :          
       1965  :    1,794   99.4       1,794    99.4                           1,804   100.0       1,804   100.0       1,804
       1966  :    1,961   99.0       1,967    99.3                           1,980   100.0       1,980   100.0       1,980
       1967  :    1,980   99.9       1,982   100.0                           1,982   100.0       1,982   100.0       1,982
       1968  :    2,372  100.2       2,373   100.3                           2,367   100.0       2,367   100.0       2,367
       1969  :    2,142  100.0       2,142   100.0                           2,141   100.0       2,141   100.0       2,141
             :
       1970  :    1,820   99.7       1,820    99.7                           1,825    99.9       1,826   100.0       1,826
       1971  :    1,825   99.9       1,825    99.9                           1,826   100.0       1,826   100.0       1,826
       1972  :    1,827  100.2       1,827   100.2                           1,824   100.0       1,824   100.0       1,824
       1973  :    2,006   92.0       2,179    99.9                           2,181   100.0       2,181   100.0       2,181
       1974  :    2,377   93.2       2,402    94.2                           2,588   101.5       2,555   100.2       2,550
             :
       1975  :    2,561   90.4       2,765    97.6                           2,818    99.5       2,818    99.5       2,833
       1976  :    2,361   94.9       2,451    98.5                           2,510   100.8       2,489   100.0       2,489
       1977  :    2,161   95.6       2,213    97.9                           2,261   100.0       2,261   100.0       2,261
       1978  :    2,594   86.7       2,955    98.7       3,040   101.6       3,080   102.9       2,993   100.0       2,993
       1979  :    2,944  101.9       3,070   106.2       3,045   105.4       3,000   103.8       2,890   100.0       2,890
             :
       1980  :    3,215   95.1       3,310    97.9       3,363    99.5       3,363    99.5       3,380   100.0       3,380
       1981  :3/  3,486   91.1       3,842   100.4       3,857   100.8       3,842   100.4       3,827   100.0       3,827
       1982  :    3,621  109.9       3,320   100.8       3,285    99.7       3,285    99.7       3,295   100.0       3,295
       1983  :    2,258  103.1       2,335   106.6       2,309   105.4       2,190   100.0       2,190   100.0       2,190
       1984  :    2,816   99.5       2,901   102.5       2,851   100.7       2,804    99.1       2,830   100.0       2,830
             :
       1985  :    2,468   98.2       2,505    99.7       2,470    98.3       2,522   100.4       2,512   100.0       2,512
       1986  :    2,270   95.3       2,348    98.6       2,348    98.6       2,401   100.8       2,381   100.0       2,381
       1987  :    2,319   98.4       2,344    99.5       2,344    99.5       2,352    99.8       2,356   100.0       2,356
       1988  :    2,803   95.6       2,883    98.3       2,883    98.3       2,928    99.8       2,933   100.0       2,933
       1989  :    2,861  104.8       2,771   101.5       2,771   101.5       2,731   100.0       2,731   100.0       2,731
             :
       1990  :    2,902  100.2       2,865    98.9       2,865    98.9       2,887    99.7       2,897   100.0       2,897
       1991  :    2,812   97.5       2,870    99.5       2,870    99.5       2,857    99.1       2,878    99.8       2,884
       1992  :    2,995   94.3       3,025    95.2       3,025    95.2       3,174    99.9       3,176   100.0       3,176
       1993  :    3,125  107.0       3,015   103.3       3,015   103.3       2,920   100.0       2,920   100.0       2,920
       1994  :    2,920   87.1       3,355   100.1       3,355   100.1       3,353   100.0       3,353   100.0       3,353
             :
       1995  :    3,135  100.4       3,165   101.4       3,165   101.4       3,121   100.0       3,121   100.0       3,121
       1996  :    2,985  105.7       2,910   103.0       2,910   103.0       2,819    99.8       2,819    99.8       2,824
       1997  :    2,880   92.2       3,065    98.1       3,065    98.1       3,056    97.8       3,125   100.0       3,125
       1998  :    3,085   93.9       3,215    97.9       3,215    97.9       3,345   101.8       3,285
       1999  :    3,580  101.4       3,600   102.0       3,600   102.0       3,581   101.4       3,531
             :
       2000  :    3,395  110.9       3,270   106.9       3,230   105.6       3,060   100.0       3,060
       2001  :    3,090   92.7       3,250    97.5       3,250    97.5       3,335   100.0       3,334
       2002  :    3,323  102.6       3,251   100.3       3,251   100.3       3,240
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    1/  April 1976 - 1980, February 1982 - 1985.
    2/  July prior to 1975.
    3/  Excludes MO.
    
                        
    
                       Rice: Harvested Acres,1965 to Date U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
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          :     Jun 1/    :      Aug      :      Sep      :      Oct      :      Nov      : Annual Summary: Rev Follwg Yr : Final
          :---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
     Year : Thous :  % of : Thous :  % of : Thous :  % of : Thous :  % of : Thous :  % of : Thous :  % of : Thous :  % of : Thous
          : Acres : Final : Acres : Final : Acres : Final : Acres : Final : Acres : Final : Acres : Final : Acres : Final : Acres
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          :
     1965 : 1,783    99.4   1,783    99.4   1,783    99.4   1,783    99.4   1,783    99.4   1,793   100.0   1,793   100.0   1,793
     1966 : 1,954    99.3   1,954    99.3   1,954    99.3   1,954    99.3   1,954    99.3   1,967   100.0   1,967   100.0   1,967
     1967 : 1,966    99.8   1,966    99.8   1,966    99.8   1,966    99.8   1,966    99.8   1,970   100.0   1,970   100.0   1,970
     1968 : 2,360   100.3   2,360   100.3   2,360   100.3   2,360   100.3   2,360   100.3   2,353   100.0   2,353   100.0   2,353
     1969 : 2,130   100.1   2,130   100.1   2,130   100.1   2,130   100.1   2,130   100.1   2,128   100.0   2,128   100.0   2,128
          :
     1970 : 1,810    99.7   1,810    99.7   1,810    99.7   1,810    99.7   1,810    99.7   1,815   100.0   1,815   100.0   1,815
     1971 : 1,815    99.8   1,815    99.8   1,815    99.8   1,815    99.8   1,815    99.8   1,818   100.0   1,818   100.0   1,818
     1972 : 1,819   100.1   1,819   100.1   1,819   100.1   1,819   100.1   1,819   100.1   1,818   100.0   1,818   100.0   1,818
     1973 : 2,169   100.0   2,169   100.0   2,169   100.0   2,169   100.0   2,169   100.0   2,170   100.0   2,170   100.0   2,170
     1974 : 2,389    94.4   2,389    94.4   2,485    98.2   2,508    99.1   2,533   100.1   2,569   101.5   2,536   100.2   2,531
          :
     1975 : 2,748    97.5   2,748    97.5   2,748    97.5   2,748    97.5   2,748    97.5   2,802    99.4   2,802    99.4   2,818
     1976 : 2,434    98.1   2,434    98.1   2,434    98.1   2,434    98.1   2,434    98.1   2,501   100.8   2,480   100.0   2,480
     1977 : 2,202    97.9   2,202    97.9   2,202    97.9   2,202    97.9   2,022    89.9   2,249   100.0   2,249   100.0   2,249
     1978 : 2,935    98.8   3,020   101.7   3,039   102.3   3,039   102.3   3,058   103.0   3,059   103.0   2,970   100.0   2,970
     1979 : 3,050   106.3   3,017   105.2   3,017   105.2   3,017   105.2   3,017   105.2   2,979   103.8   2,867    99.9   2,869
          :
     1980 : 3,283    99.1   3,330   100.5   3,330   100.5   3,345   101.0   3,345   101.0   3,295    99.5   3,312   100.0   3,312
     1981 : 3,806   100.4   3,819   100.7   3,819   100.7   3,734    98.5   3,734    98.5   3,804   100.3   3,792   100.0   3,792
     1982 : 3,286   100.7   3,286   100.7   3,286   100.7   3,286   100.7   3,286   100.7   3,252    99.7   3,262   100.0   3,262
     1983 : 2,309   106.5   2,309   106.5   2,246   103.6   2,226   102.6   2,226   102.6   2,169   100.0   2,169   100.0   2,169
     1984 : 2,871   102.5   2,816   100.5   2,796    99.8   2,816   100.5   2,816   100.5   2,782    99.3   2,802   100.0   2,802
          :
     1985 : 2,485    99.7   2,450    98.3   2,450    98.3   2,430    97.5   2,430    97.5   2,502   100.4   2,492   100.0   2,492
     1986 : 2,333    98.9   2,333    98.9   2,333    98.9   2,333    98.9   2,333    98.9   2,380   100.8   2,360   100.0   2,360
     1987 : 2,325    99.7   2,325    99.7   2,318    99.4   2,318    99.4   2,333   100.0   2,330    99.9   2,333   100.0   2,333
     1988 : 2,856    98.5   2,856    98.5   2,856    98.5   2,856    98.5   2,856    98.5   2,895    99.8   2,900   100.0   2,900
     1989 : 2,746   102.2   2,746   102.2   2,746   102.2   2,746   102.2   2,746   102.2   2,687   100.0   2,687   100.0   2,687
          :
     1990 : 2,827   100.1   2,818    99.8   2,818    99.8   2,808    99.5   2,808    99.5   2,813    99.6   2,823   100.0   2,823
     1991 : 2,831   101.8   2,831   101.8   2,831   101.8   2,831   101.8   2,831   101.8   2,750    98.9   2,775    99.8   2,781
     1992 : 2,968    94.8   2,968    94.8   2,968    94.8   2,968    94.8   2,968    94.8   3,130    99.9   3,132   100.0   3,132
     1993 : 2,970   104.8   2,970   104.8   2,970   104.8   2,940   103.8   2,940   103.8   2,833   100.0   2,833   100.0   2,833
     1994 : 3,300    99.5   3,300    99.5   3,300    99.5   3,245    97.9   3,300    99.5   3,316   100.0   3,316   100.0   3,316
          :
     1995 : 3,111   100.6   3,111   100.6   3,111   100.6   3,111   100.6   3,092   100.0   3,093   100.0   3,093   100.0   3,093
     1996 : 2,879   102.7   2,879   102.7   2,879   102.7   2,909   103.7   2,909   103.7   2,799    99.8   2,799    99.8   2,804
     1997 : 3,037    97.9   3,037    97.9   3,037    97.9   3,037    97.9   3,037    97.9   3,034    97.8   3,103   100.0   3,103
     1998 : 3,187    97.9   3,187    97.9   3,187    97.9   3,187    97.9   3,187    97.9   3,317   101.8   3,257
     1999 : 3,575   101.8   3,575   101.8   3,555   101.2   3,571   101.7   3,571   101.7   3,562   101.4   3,512
          :
     2000 : 3,270   107.6   3,205   105.5   3,085   101.5   3,085   101.5   3,085   101.5   3,039   100.0   3,039   100.0
     2001 : 3,223    97.3   3,223    97.3   3,290    99.3   3,290    99.3   3,290    99.3   3,314
     2002   3,227   100.6   3,227   100.6   3,207   100.0   3,207   100.0   3,207   100.0   3,207
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    1/  July prior to 1975.
    
    
    
                      Rice: Yield per Acre, 1965 to Date U. S. 
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
          :           Yield Forecasts and Final Estimate          :        Deviations from Final Estimate
     Year :--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
          : Jul 1 : Aug 1 : Sep 1 : Oct 1 : Nov 1 : Annual: Final : Jul 1 : Aug 1 : Sep 1 : Oct 1 : Nov 1 : Annual
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
          :                                                    Pounds
          :
     1965 : 4,063   4,153   4,308   4,237   4,266   4,291   4,255    -192    -102      53     -18      11      36
     1966 : 4,148   4,242   4,310   4,325   4,346   4,324   4,322    -174     -80     -12       3      24       2
     1967 : 4,315   4,461   4,584   4,609   4,548   4,550   4,537    -222     -76      47      72      11      13
     1968 : 4,676   4,727   4,657   4,560   4,530   4,475   4,425     251     302     232     135     105      50
     1969 : 4,574   4,529   4,315   4,223   4,233   4,290   4,318     256     211      -3     -95     -85     -28
          :
     1970 : 4,514   4,542   4,675   4,697   4,662   4,566   4,618    -104     -76      57      79      44     -52
     1971 :   *     4,605   4,616   4,641   4,641   4,638   4,718            -113    -102     -77     -77     -80
     1972 :         4,722   4,649   4,690   4,676   4,684   4,700              22     -51     -10     -24     -16
     1973 :         4,578   4,537   4,404   4,390   4,277   4,274             304     263     130     116       3
     1974 :         4,480   4,567   4,528   4,533   4,441   4,440              40     127      88      93       1
          :
     1975 :         4,543   4,543   4,455   4,517   4,555   4,558             -15     -15    -103     -41      -3
     1976 :         4,528   4,528   4,604   4,620   4,679   4,663            -135    -135     -59     -43      16
     1977 :         4,569   4,552   4,486   4,500   4,412   4,412             157     140      74      88       0
     1978 :         4,518   4,516   4,534   4,504   4,505   4,484              34      32      50      20      21
     1979 :         4,532   4,484   4,568   4,626   4,588   4,599             -67    -115     -31      27     -11
          :
     1980 :         4,387   4,209   4,269   4,367   4,403   4,413             -26    -204    -144     -46     -10
     1981 :         4,645   4,677   4,788   4,891   4,873   4,819            -174    -142     -31      72      54
     1982 :         4,735   4,805   4,760   4,650   4,742   4,710              25      95      50     -60      32
     1983 :         4,637   4,627   4,610   4,640   4,598   4,598              39      29      12      42       0
     1984 :         4,800   4,880   5,014   5,008   4,926   4,954            -154     -74      60      54     -28
          :
     1985 :         5,047   5,148   5,426   5,413   5,437   5,414            -367    -266      12      -1      23
     1986 :         5,368   5,463   5,552   5,626   5,648   5,651            -283    -188     -99     -25      -3
     1987 :         5,496   5,471   5,471   5,547   5,482   5,555             -59     -84     -84      -8     -73
     1988 :         5,342   5,332   5,486   5,547   5,511   5,514            -172    -182     -28      33      -3
     1989 :         5,497   5,548   5,649   5,697   5,749   5,749            -252    -201    -100     -52       0
          :
     1990 :         5,611   5,641   5,629   5,499   5,507   5,529              82     112     100     -30     -22
     1991 :         5,544   5,563   5,571   5,616   5,617   5,731            -187    -168    -160    -115    -114
     1992 :         5,607   5,524   5,615   5,666   5,722   5,736            -129    -212    -121     -70     -14
     1993 :         5,713   5,677   5,621   5,511   5,510   5,510             203     167     111       1       0
     1994 :         5,710   5,766   5,926   5,954   5,964   5,964            -254    -198     -38     -10       0
          :
     1995 :         5,954   5,843   5,710   5,635   5,621   5,621             333     222      89      14       0
     1996 :         5,863   5,957   6,053   5,981   6,121   6,120            -257    -163     -67    -139       1
     1997 :         5,994   5,975   5,907   5,926   5,896   5,897              97      78      10      29      -1
     1998 :         5,576   5,685   5,696   5,660   5,669   5,663             -87      22      33      -3       6
     1999 :         5,993   5,967   5,945   5,929   5,908   5,866             127     101      79      63      42
          : 
     2000 :         6,184   6,212   6,230   6,236   6,281   6,281             -97     -69     -51     -45       0
     2001 :         6,151   6,272   6,328   6,374   6,429   6,496            -345    -224    -168    -122     -67
     2002 :         6,393   6,432   6,608   6,611   6,578                    -185    -146      30      33
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    * Discontinued.
    
    
    
                        Rice: Production, 1965 to Date  U. S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         :     Jul 1      :    Aug 1      :    Sep 1      :     Oct 1     :     Nov 1     : Annual Summary: Rev Follwg Yr :  Final
         :--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Year :  Thous : % of  :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous : % of :  Thous
         :   Cwt  : Final :   Cwt  : Final:   Cwt  : Final:   Cwt  : Final:   Cwt  : Final:   Cwt  : Final:   Cwt  : Final:   Cwt
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         :
    1965 : 72,428    94.9   74,043   97.1   76,796  100.7   75,533   99.0   76,043   99.7   76,932  100.9   76,281  100.0   76,281
    1966 : 81,056    95.3   82,885   97.5   84,216   99.1   84,519   99.4   84,924   99.9   85,060  100.0   85,020  100.0   85,020
    1967 : 84,838    94.9   87,718   98.1   90,127  100.8   90,614  101.4   89,425  100.1   89,648  100.3   89,379  100.0   89,379
    1968 :110,354   106.0  111,563  107.1  109,921  105.5  107,631  103.4  106,903  102.7  105,322  101.1  104,075   99.9  104,142
    1969 : 97,417   106.0   96,467  105.0   91,916  100.0   89,945   97.9   90,168   98.1   91,303   99.3   90,838   98.8   91,904
         :
    1970 : 81,687    97.5   82,201   98.1   84,607  101.0   84,989  101.4   84,356  100.7   82,859   98.9   83,754   99.9   83,805
    1971 :   *              85,565   99.8   83,771   97.7   84,213   98.2   84,213   98.2   84,315   98.3   85,768  100.0   85,768
    1972 :                  85,888  100.5   84,563   99.0   85,312   99.9   85,057   99.6   85,154   99.7   85,439  100.0   85,439
    1973 :                  99,270  107.0   98,390  106.1   95,514  103.0   95,203  102.6   92,823  100.1   92,765  100.0   92,765
    1974 :                 107,022   95.2  113,491  101.0  113,553  101.0  114,808  102.2  114,096  101.5  112,394  100.0  112,386
         :
    1975 :                 124,813   97.2  124,813   97.2  122,388   95.3  124,111   96.6  127,624   99.4  127,972   99.6  128,437
    1976 :                 110,190   95.3  110,190   95.3  112,038   96.9  112,430   97.2  117,019  101.2  115,648  100.0  115,648
    1977 :                 100,612  101.4  100,237  101.0   98,777   99.6   99,080   99.9   99,223  100.0   99,223  100.0   99,223
    1978 :                 136,436  102.5  137,244  103.1  137,798  103.5  137,725  103.4  137,805  103.5  133,170  100.0  133,170
    1979 :                 136,740  103.6  135,282  102.5  137,807  104.4  139,554  105.8  136,667  103.6  131,947  100.0  131,947
         :
    1980 :                 146,076   99.9  140,175   95.9  142,808   97.7  146,089  100.0  145,063   99.3  146,150  100.0  146,150
    1981 :                 177,408   97.1  178,605   97.7  178,782   97.8  182,624   99.9  185,370  101.4  182,742  100.0  182,742
    1982 :                 155,605  101.3  157,888  102.8  156,418  101.8  152,783   99.4  154,216  100.4  153,588  100.0  153,637
    1983 :                 107,067  107.4  103,929  104.2  102,623  102.9  103,291  103.6   99,720  100.0   99,720  100.0   99,720
    1984 :                 135,170   97.4  136,447   98.3  141,196  101.7  141,039  101.6  137,033   98.7  138,810  100.0  138,810
         :
    1985 :                 123,640   91.6  126,121   93.5  131,861   97.7  131,546   97.5  136,042  100.8  134,913  100.0  134,913
    1986 :                 125,247   93.9  127,461   95.6  129,537   97.1  131,266   98.4  134,416  100.8  133,356  100.0  133,356
    1987 :                 127,785   98.6  126,819   97.9  126,819   97.9  129,416   99.9  127,725   98.6  129,603  100.0  129,603
    1988 :                 152,556   95.4  152,286   95.2  156,670   98.0  158,425   99.1  159,547   99.8  159,897  100.0  159,897
    1989 :                 150,934   97.7  152,343   98.6  155,118  100.4  156,428  101.3  154,487  100.0  154,487  100.0  154,487
         :
    1990 :                 158,120  101.3  158,967  101.8  158,074  101.3  154,412   98.9  154,919   99.3  156,088  100.0  156,088
    1991 :                 156,964   98.5  157,479   98.8  157,718   99.0  158,984   99.8  154,457   96.9  157,457   98.8  159,367
    1992 :                 166,412   92.6  163,953   91.3  166,662   92.8  168,157   93.6  179,088   99.7  179,658  100.0  179,658
    1993 :                 169,670  108.7  168,620  108.0  165,267  105.9  162,024  103.8  156,110  100.0  156,110  100.0  156,110
    1994 :                 188,419   95.3  190,288   96.2  192,301   97.2  196,487   99.3  197,779  100.0  197,779  100.0  197,779
         :
    1995 :                 185,228  106.5  181,768  104.5  177,642  102.2  174,223  100.2  173,871  100.0  173,871  100.0  173,871
    1996 :                 168,784   98.4  171,494   99.9  176,089  102.6  173,984  101.4  171,321   99.8  171,321   99.8  171,599
    1997 :                 182,034   99.5  181,455   99.2  179,383   98.0  179,971   98.3  178,896   97.8  182,992  100.0  182,992
    1998 :                 177,697   96.3  181,170   98.2  181,546   98.4  180,396   97.8  188,051  102.0  184,443
    1999 :                 214,237  104.0  212,125  103.0  212,296  103.0  211,714  102.8  210,458  102.2  206,027
         :
    2000 :                 198,027  103.7  191,643  100.4  192,186  100.7  192,386  100.8  191,113  100.1  190,872
    2001 :                 198,237   92.1  206,349   95.9  208,193   96.7  209,709   97.4  213,045   99.0  215,270
    2002 :                 206,304   97.8  206,275   97.8  211,921  100.5  212,013  100.5  210,960
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    *  Discontinued.
    
    
    
                        Rice:  Production, 1965 to Date U. S.
                      Comparison of Forecast and Final Estimates
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         :          Production Forecasts and Final Estimate           :       Deviations from Final Estimate
    Year :---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         :  Jul 1  :  Aug 1  :  Sep 1  :  Oct 1  :  Nov 1   :  Final  : Jul 1  : Aug 1  : Sep 1  : Oct 1  : Nov 1
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         :                                                  Thousand Cwt
         :
    1965 :  72,428    74,043    76,796    75,533    76,043     76,281    -3853    -2238      515     -748     -238
    1966 :  81,056    82,885    84,216    84,519    84,924     85,020    -3964    -2135     -804     -501      -96
    1967 :  84,838    87,718    90,127    90,614    89,425     89,379    -4541    -1661      748     1235       46
    1968 : 110,354   111,563   109,921   107,631   106,903    104,142     6212     7421     5779     3489     2761
    1969 :  97,417    96,467    91,916    89,945    90,168     91,904     5513     4563       12    -1959    -1736
         :
    1970 :  81,687    82,201    84,607    84,989    84,356     83,805    -2118    -1604      802     1184      551
    1971 :    *       85,565    83,771    84,213    84,213     85,768              -203    -1997    -1555    -1555
    1972 :            85,888    84,563    85,312    85,057     85,439               449     -876     -127     -382
    1973 :            99,270    98,390    95,514    95,203     92,765              6505     5625     2749     2438
    1974 :           107,022   113,491   113,553   114,808    112,386             -5364     1105     1167     2422
         :
    1975 :           124,813   124,813   122,388   124,111    128,437             -3624    -3624    -6049    -4326
    1976 :           110,190   110,190   112,038   112,430    115,648             -5458    -5458    -3610    -3218
    1977 :           100,612   100,237    98,777    99,080     99,223              1389     1014     -446     -143
    1978 :           136,436   137,244   137,798   137,725    133,170              3266     4074     4628     4555
    1979 :           136,740   135,282   137,807   139,554    131,947              4793     3335     5860     7607
         :
    1980 :           146,076   140,175   142,808   146,089    146,150               -74    -5975    -3342      -61
    1981 :           177,408   178,605   178,782   182,624    182,742             -5334    -4137    -3960     -118
    1982 :           155,605   157,888   156,418   152,783    153,637              1968     4251     2781     -854
    1983 :           107,067   103,929   102,623   103,291     99,720              7347     4209     2903     3571
    1984 :           135,170   136,447   141,196   141,039    138,810             -3640    -2363     2386     2229
         :
    1985 :           123,640   126,121   131,861   131,546    134,913            -11273    -8792    -3052    -3367
    1986 :           125,247   127,461   129,537   131,266    133,356             -8109    -5895    -3819    -2090
    1987 :           127,785   126,819   126,819   129,416    129,603             -1818    -2784    -2784     -187
    1988 :           152,556   152,286   156,670   158,425    159,897             -7341    -7611    -3227    -1472
    1989 :           150,934   152,343   155,118   156,428    154,487             -3553    -2144      631     1941
         :
    1990 :           158,120   158,967   158,274   154,412    156,088              2032     2879     2186    -1676
    1991 :           156,964   157,479   157,718   158,984    159,367             -2403    -1888    -1649     -383
    1992 :           166,412   163,953   166,662   168,157    179,658            -13246   -15705   -12996   -11501
    1993 :           169,670   168,620   165,267   162,024    156,110             13560    12510     9157     5914
    1994 :           188,419   190,288   192,301   196,487    197,779             -9360    -7491    -5478    -1292
         :
    1995 :           185,228   181,768   177,642   174,223    173,871             11357     7897     3771      352
    1996 :           168,784   171,494   176,089   173,984    171,599             -2815     -105     4490     2385
    1997 :           182,034   181,455   179,383   179,971    182,992              -958    -1537    -3609    -3021
    1998 :           177,697   181,170   181,546   180,396    184,443             -6746    -3273    -2897    -4047
    1999 :           214,237   212,125   212,296   211,714    206,027              8210     6098     6269     5687
         :
    2000 :           198,207   191,643   192,186   192,386    190,872              7335      771     1314     1514
    2001 :           198,237   206,349   208,193   209,709    213,045            -14808    -6696    -4852    -3336
    2002 :           206,304   206,275   211,921   212,013    210,960             -4656    -4685      961     1053
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    *  Discontinued.
    
                                   
    
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           Rye:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1866 to Date
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                    :      Acreage      : Yield  :           :        :
                    :-------------------:  per   :           : Price  :   Value
               Year :         :         :  Harv  :Production :  per   :    of
                    : Planted :Harvested:  Acre  :           : Bushel : Production
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                    :       (000)        Bushels   (000) Bu.  Dollars   (000) Dol.
                    :
               1866 :             1,509     11.7      17,619
               1867 :             1,649     11.9      19,595
               1868 :             1,620     10.6      17,218
               1869 :             1,631     11.0      17,906
                    :
               1870 :             1,559     10.0      15,637
               1871 :             1,588     10.7      16,975
               1872 :             1,563     10.7      16,776
               1873 :             1,553     10.4      16,141
               1874 :             1,568     11.0      17,305
               1875 :             1,647     10.3      16,927
               1876 :             1,770     10.9      19,266
               1877 :             1,844     11.9      21,860
               1878 :             1,905     11.4      21,755
               1879 :             1,825     10.8      19,789
                    :
               1880 :             1,752     11.0      19,306
               1881 :             1,749     11.0      19,181
               1882 :             2,080     12.9      26,747
               1883 :             2,123     12.0      25,407
               1884 :             2,100     12.7      26,627
               1885 :             1,897     11.4      21,714
               1886 :             1,918     12.4      23,854
               1887 :             1,985     11.4      22,530
               1888 :             2,181     13.0      28,440
               1889 :             2,248     13.1      29,524
                    :
               1890 :             2,116     12.5      26,378
               1891 :             2,180     13.6      29,569
               1892 :             2,239     12.8      28,718
               1893 :             2,162     12.3      26,700
               1894 :             2,166     12.4      26,758
               1895 :             2,400     12.3      29,614
               1896 :             2,599     12.3      31,852
               1897 :             2,323     13.4      31,129
               1898 :             2,204     13.2      29,044
               1899 :             2,059     12.6      26,001
              -----------------------------------------------------------------------
              1/  December 1 price 1866-1899.  U.S. prices weighted by
                  production 1866-1899.
    
    
    
           Rye:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1866 to Date
              -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :      Acreage      : Yield  :           : Price  :
                    :-------------------:  per   :           :  per   :   Value
               Year :         :         :  Harv  :Production : Bushel :    of
                    : Planted :Harvested:  Acre  :           :   1/   :Production
              -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :       (000)        Bushels   (000) Bu.  Dollars  (000) Dol.
                    :
               1900 :             2,127     12.9      27,413
               1901 :             2,409     12.8      30,773
               1902 :             2,444     13.9      33,862
               1903 :             2,260     12.8      28,932
               1904 :             2,205     12.9      28,461
               1905 :             2,297     13.6      31,173
               1906 :             2,154     13.7      29,609
               1907 :             2,073     13.6      28,247
               1908 :             2,130     13.5      28,650
               1909 :             2,212     13.6      30,083   0.718
                    :
               1910 :             2,262     12.9      29,098   0.725
               1911 :             2,452     12.8      31,396   0.806
               1912 :             2,724     13.9      37,911   0.633
               1913 :             3,089     13.1      40,390   0.594
               1914 :             3,144     13.4      42,120   0.812
               1915 :             3,417     13.7      46,752   0.836
               1916 :             3,528     12.2      43,089   1.120
               1917 :             5,064     11.9      60,381   1.730
               1918 :             6,709     12.5      83,586   1.490
               1919 :             7,187     11.0      78,849   1.450
                    :
               1920 :             4,843     12.8      62,113   1.460
               1921 :             4,865     12.6      61,205   0.834
               1922 :             6,770     14.9     101,142   0.627
               1923 :             4,946     11.3      56,091   0.580
               1924 :             3,943     14.8      58,470   0.945
               1925 :             3,807     11.1      42,418   0.775
               1926 :             3,427     10.2      34,968   0.825
               1927 :             3,466     14.8      51,196   0.824
               1928 :             3,320     11.5      38,055   0.816
               1929 :             3,138     11.3      35,411   0.844
                    :
               1930 :             3,646     12.4      45,383   0.433
               1931 :   5,345     3,159     10.4      32,777   0.339
               1932 :   5,401     3,350     11.7      39,099   0.269
               1933 :   4,714     2,405      8.6      20,573   0.623
               1934 :   5,453     1,921      8.5      16,285   0.720
               1935 :   6,210     4,066     14.0      56,938   0.383
               1936 :   6,446     2,694      9.0      24,239   0.808
               1937 :   7,235     3,825     12.8      48,862   0.672
               1938 :   6,654     4,087     13.7      55,984   0.322
               1939 :   7,206     3,822     10.1      38,562   0.426
              -----------------------------------------------------------------------
              1/  December 1 price 1900-1907; season average price, 1908-39.
                  U.S. prices weighted by production 1906-08; by sales 1909-39.
    
    
    
           Rye:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1866 to Date
              -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :      Acreage      : Yield  :           : Price  :
                    :-------------------:  per   :           :  per   :   Value
               Year :         :         :  Harv  :Production : Bushel :    of
                    : Planted :Harvested:  Acre  :           :   1/   :Production
              -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :       (000)        Bushels   (000) Bu.  Dollars  (000) Dol.
                    :
               1940 :   5,514     3,204     12.4      39,725   0.399
               1941 :   6,143     3,573     12.3      43,878   0.520
               1942 :   6,371     3,792     14.0      52,929   0.583
               1943 :   5,311     2,652     10.8      28,680   0.977
               1944 :   4,415     2,132     10.6      22,525   1.090
               1945 :   4,157     1,850     12.8      23,708   1.360
               1946 :   3,396     1,597     11.6      18,487   1.940
               1947 :   3,678     1,991     12.8      25,497   2.280
               1948 :   3,725     2,058     12.6      25,886   1.430
               1949 :   3,293     1,554     11.6      18,102   1.200
                    :
               1950 :   3,664     1,753     12.2      21,403   1.310
               1951 :   3,616     1,722     12.5      21,517   1.520
               1952 :   3,186     1,393     11.6      16,146   1.720
               1953 :   3,456     1,430     13.2      18,894   1.290
               1954 :   4,178     1,795     14.5      25,963   1.210
               1955 :   5,133     2,049     14.2      29,089   1.060
               1956 :   4,546     1,624     13.1      21,288   1.150
               1957 :   4,415     1,718     16.6      28,516   1.070
               1958 :   4,390     1,797     18.5      33,182   1.020
               1959 :   4,013     1,457     15.8      23,076   0.999
                    :
               1960 :   4,111     1,688     19.6      33,108   0.879
               1961 :   4,157     1,543     17.7      27,336   1.010
               1962 :   4,880     1,981     20.5      40,698   0.945
               1963 :   4,376     1,588     18.4      29,178   1.080
               1964 :   4,552     1,696     19.1      32,476   1.030
               1965 :   4,237     1,473     22.6      33,307   0.975
               1966 :   3,980     1,276     21.8      27,791   1.060
               1967 :   3,660     1,063     22.5      23,949   1.070
               1968 :   3,425       996     23.1      22,971   1.020
               1969 :   3,959     1,291     23.4      30,204   1.010
                    :
               1970 :   4,196     1,427     25.8      36,840   0.990
               1971 :   4,842     1,751     28.1      49,223   0.899
               1972 :   3,458     1,050     26.9      28,256   0.963
               1973 :   3,380       955     25.8      24,677   1.910
               1974 :   2,828       784     22.3      17,506   2.510
               1975 :   2,791       728     21.9      15,924   2.360
               1976 :   2,604       719     20.7      14,891   2.470
               1977 :   2,555       677     24.4      16,543   2.060
               1978 :   2,865       926     26.0      24,065   1.990
               1979 :   2,839       850     25.7      21,887   2.070
              -----------------------------------------------------------------------
              1/ Season average price, 1940-79.  U.S. prices weighted by sales.
    
               
    
           Rye:  Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1866 to Date
              -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :      Acreage      : Yield  :           : Price  :
                    :-------------------:  per   :           :  per   :   Value
               Year :         :         :  Harv  :Production : Bushel :    of
                    : Planted :Harvested:  Acre  :           :   1/   :Production 2/
              -----------------------------------------------------------------------
                    :       (000)        Bushels   (000) Bu.  Dollars   (000) Dol.
                    :
               1980 :   2,488       650     24.6      15,958   2.630
               1981 :   2,566       685     26.6      18,187   3.000
               1982 :   2,533       677     28.9      19,533   2.440
               1983 :   2,707       892     30.3      27,008   2.170
               1984 :   2,971       979     33.1      32,407   2.000
               1985 :   2,543       708     28.8      20,373   2.030
               1986 :   2,334       661     28.8      19,067   1.480
               1987 :   2,428       671     29.1      19,526   1.630          31,641
               1988 :   2,374       595     24.7      14,689   2.520          37,006
               1989 :   2,014       479     28.1      13,482   2.060          28,099
                    :
               1990 :   1,625       373     27.1      10,098   2.090          21,298
               1991 :   1,671       395     24.6       9,734   2.200          21,364
               1992 :   1,542       391     29.4      11,440   2.380          27,303
               1993 :   1,493       381     27.1      10,340   2.550          27,149
               1994 :   1,613       407     27.9      11,341   2.700          30,520
               1995 :   1,602       385     26.1      10,064   2.900          28,948
               1996 :   1,457       345     25.9       8,936   3.700          33,118
               1997 :   1,400       316     25.7       8,132   3.750          30,120
               1998 :   1,566       418     29.1      12,161   2.490          30,404
               1999 :   1,582       383     28.8      11,038   2.270          25,084
                    :
               2000 :   1,329       296     28.3       8,386   2.600          21,830
               2001 :   1,328       255     27.3       6,971   2.930          20,422
               2002 :   1,395       286     24.4       6,985   3.400          23,717
               -----------------------------------------------------------------------   
              1/  Season average price, 1980-84.  Marketing year average, 1985.
                  U.S. prices weighted by sales.
              2/  1982-84 values include allowances for loans outstanding and
                  government purchases, valued at the average loan and purchase
                  rate by states.
      
             
    
                       Rye: Planted Acres, 1965 to Date, U. S.
                      Comparison of Forecast and Final Estimates
              ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
                   : Dec Seedings  :    Jun 1/    :Annual Summary:   Revision   : Final
                   :---------------------------------------------------------------------
              Year : Thous : % of  : Thous : % of : Thous : % of : Thous : % of : Thous
                   : Acres : Final : Acres :Final : Acres :Final : Acres :Final : Acres
              ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :
              1965 :  4,360  102.9                   4,273 100.8    4,212  99.4    4,237
              1966 :  3,964   99.6                   3,943  99.1    3,960  99.5    3,980
              1967 :  3,574   97.7                   3,667 100.2    3,663 100.1    3,660
              1968 :  3,477  101.5                   3,434 100.3    3,454 100.8    3,425
              1969 :  3,988  100.7                   4,070 102.8    4,089 103.3    3,959
                   :
              1970 :  4,435  105.7                   4,339 103.4    4,346 103.6    4,196
              1971 :    *                            5,017 103.6    4,847 100.1    4,842
              1972 :                                 3,534 102.2    3,540 102.4    3,458
              1973 :                  3,512 103.9    3,562 105.4    3,545 104.9    3,380
              1974 :                  3,205 113.3    3,200 113.2    3,200 113.2    2,828
              1975 :  3,166  113.4    3,186 114.2    3,166 113.4    3,166 113.4    2,791
              1976 :  3,031  116.4    3,038 116.7    2,954 113.4    2,652 101.8    2,604
              1977 :  2,913  114.0    2,913 114.0    2,652 103.8    2,652 103.8    2,555
              1978 :  2,860   99.8    2,965 103.5    2,985 104.2    2,985 104.2    2,865
              1979 :  3,077  108.4    3,077 108.4    3,077 108.4    2,921 102.9    2,839
                   :
              1980 :  2,646  106.4    2,603 104.6    2,527 101.6    2,537 102.0    2,488
              1981 :  2,607  101.6    2,559  99.7    2,594 101.1    2,613 101.8    2,566
              1982 :  2,601  102.7    2,621 103.5    2,621 103.5    2,631 103.9    2,533
              1983 :  2,665   98.4    2,765 102.1    2,765 102.1    2,707 100.0    2,707
              1984 :  2,978  100.2    2,956  99.5    2,971 100.0    2,971 100.0    2,971
              1985 :  2,555  100.5    2,558 100.6    2,563 100.8    2,563 100.8    2,543
              1986 :  2,386  102.2    2,364 101.3    2,384 102.1    2,384 102.1    2,334
              1987 :  2,343   96.5    2,463 101.4    2,498 102.9    2,498 102.9    2,428
              1988 :  2,533  106.7    2,478 104.4    2,444 102.9    2,374 100.0    2,374
              1989 :  2,217  110.1    2,082 103.4    2,014 100.0    2,014 100.0    2,014
                   :
              1990 :  1,714  105.5    1,690 104.0    1,625 100.0    1,625 100.0    1,625
              1991 :  1,709  102.3    1,686 100.9    1,671 100.0    1,671 100.0    1,671
              1992 :  1,585  102.8    1,577 102.3    1,582 102.6    1,582 102.6    1,542
              1993 :  1,481   99.2    1,493 100.0    1,493 100.0    1,493 100.0    1,493
              1994 :  1,780  110.4    1,628 100.9    1,603  99.4    1,613 100.0    1,613
              1995 :  1,692  105.6    1,627 101.6    1,612 100.6    1,602 100.0    1,602
              1996 :  1,537  105.5    1,502 103.1    1,467 100.7    1,467 100.7    1,457
              1997 :  1,498  107.0    1,443 103.1    1,433 102.4    1,433 102.4    1,400
              1998 :  1,551   99.0    1,586 101.3    1,571 100.3    1,566
              1999 :  1,590  100.5    1,573  99.4    1,582 100.0    1,582
                   :
              2000 :   *              1,327  99.8    1,335 100.5    1,329
              2001 :                  1,288  97.0    1,328 100.0    1,328
              2002 :                  1,395 100.0    1,395
              ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
              1/ July prior to 1975.
              *  Discontinued.
    
              
    
                       Rye: Harvested Acres, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
              --------------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :    Jun 1/    :      Aug     :    Annual    :Rev Follwg Yr : Final
                   :--------------------------------------------------------------------
              Year : Thous : % of : Thous : % of : Thous : % of : Thous : % of : Thous
                   : Acres :Final : Acres :Final : Acres :Final : Acres :Final : Acres
              --------------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :
              1965 :  1,481 100.5    1,481 100.5    1,466  99.5    1,469  99.7    1,473
              1966 :  1,261  98.8    1,261  98.8    1,283 100.5    1,275  99.9    1,276
              1967 :  1,102 103.7    1,102 103.7    1,072 100.8    1,071 100.8    1,063
              1968 :  1,019 102.3    1,019 102.3    1,007 101.1    1,014 101.8      996
              1969 :  1,354 104.9    1,354 104.9    1,334 103.3    1,346 104.3    1,291
                   :
              1970 :  1,433 100.4    1,433 100.4    1,486 104.1    1,495 104.8    1,427
              1971 :  1,805 103.1    1,799 102.7    1,817 103.8    1,754 100.2    1,751
              1972 :  1,153 109.8    1,153 109.8    1,101 104.9    1,084 103.2    1,050
              1973 :  1,048 109.7    1,033 108.2    1,038 108.7    1,033 108.2      955
              1974 :    910 116.1      902 115.1      897 114.4      897 114.4      784
              1975 :    800 109.9      807 110.9      814 111.8      814 111.8      728
              1976 :    869 120.9      851 118.4      804 111.8      721 100.3      719
              1977 :    785 116.0      785 116.0      694 102.5      704 104.0      677
              1978 :  1,070 115.6    1,070 115.6      995 107.5      995 107.5      926
              1979 :    936 110.1      936 110.1      949 111.6      869 102.2      850
                   :
              1980 :    700 107.7      700 107.7      664 102.2      675 103.8      650
              1981 :    663  96.8      661  96.5      697 101.8      706 103.1      685
              1982 :    700 103.4      700 103.4      715 105.6      721 106.5      677
              1983 :    873  97.9      858  96.2      923 103.5      896 100.4      892
              1984 :    958  97.9      958  97.9      981 100.2      981 100.2      979
              1985 :    677  95.6      677  95.6      717 101.3      717 101.3      708
              1986 :    681 103.0       *             677 102.4      677 102.4      661
              1987 :    676 100.7                     683 101.8      683 101.8      671
              1988 :    601 101.0                     607 102.0      595 100.0      595
              1989 :    517 106.8                     479  99.0      484 100.0      484
                   :
              1990 :    433 115.5                     373  99.5      375 100.0      375
              1991 :    434 109.9                     396 100.3      396 100.3      395
              1992 :    391 100.0                     406 103.8      406 103.8      391
              1993 :    408 107.1                     381 100.0      381 100.0      381
              1994 :    404  99.3                     406  99.8      407 100.0      407
              1995 :    414 107.5                     378  98.2      385 100.0      385
              1996 :    367 106.4                     347 100.6      347 100.6      345
              1997 :    359 113.6                     341 107.9      341 107.9      316
              1998 :    428 102.4                     418 100.0      418
              1999 :    396 103.4                     383 100.0      383
                   :
              2000 :    309 104.4                     302 102.0      296
              2001 :    250  98.0                     255 100.0      255
              2002 :    275  96.2                     286
              --------------------------------------------------------------------------
              1/ July prior to 1975.
              *  Discontinued.
              
    
    
                       Rye: Yield Per Acre, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
              -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :Yield Forecasts and Final Estimate :Deviations from Final Estimate
              Year :-------------------------------------------------------------------
                   : Jul 1  : Aug 1 :  Annual : Final  :   Jul 1 :  Aug 1  :  Annual
              -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :                          Bushels
                   :
              1965 :   20.9     22.1     22.7    22.6       -1.7      -0.5        0.1
              1966 :   20.6     21.6     21.8    21.8       -1.2      -0.2        0.0
              1967 :   22.2     21.8     22.5    22.5       -0.3      -0.7        0.0
              1968 :   23.6     23.7     23.1    23.1        0.5       0.6        0.0
              1969 :   22.9     23.7     23.5    23.4       -0.5       0.3        0.1
                   :
              1970 :   24.9     25.3     25.9    25.8       -0.9      -0.5        0.1
              1971 :   28.4     29.1     28.0    28.1        0.3       1.0       -0.1
              1972 :   26.7     27.2     26.8    26.9       -0.2       0.3       -0.1
              1973 :   23.7     24.7     25.4    25.8       -2.1      -1.1       -0.4
              1974 :   24.2     21.7     21.5    22.3        1.9      -0.6       -0.8
              1975 :   23.5     23.0     22.0    21.9        1.6       1.1        0.1
              1976 :   19.5     20.4     20.7    20.7       -1.2      -0.3        0.0
              1977 :   22.7     23.2     24.5    24.4       -1.7      -1.2        0.1
              1978 :   26.7     26.7     26.3    26.0        0.7       0.7        0.3
              1979 :   25.3     25.4     25.9    25.7       -0.4      -0.3        0.2
                   :
              1980 :   22.5     23.1     24.5    24.6       -2.1      -1.5       -0.1
              1981 :   25.3     25.8     26.7    26.6       -1.3      -0.8        0.1
              1982 :   28.7     28.5     29.1    28.9       -0.2      -0.4        0.2
              1983 :   29.8     30.0     30.5    30.3       -0.5      -0.3        0.2
              1984 :   31.2     31.7     33.0    33.1       -1.9      -1.4       -0.1
              1985 :   28.4     28.5     28.8    28.8       -0.4      -0.3        0.0
              1986 :   *        *        28.8    28.8                             0.0
              1987 :                     28.9    29.1                            -0.2
              1988 :                     24.8    24.7                             0.1
              1989 :                     28.1    28.2                            -0.1
                   :
              1990 :                     27.1    27.1                             0.0
              1991 :                     24.6    24.6                             0.0
              1992 :                     29.4    29.3                             0.1
              1993 :                     27.1    27.1                             0.0
              1994 :                     27.4    27.9                            -0.5
              1995 :                     26.3    26.1                             0.2
              1996 :                     26.0    25.9                             0.1
              1997 :                     26.1    25.7                             0.4
              1998 :                     28.2    29.1                            -0.9
              1999 :                     28.7    28.8                            -0.1
                   :
              2000 :                     28.5    28.3                             0.2
              2001 :                     27.3
              2002 :                     24.4
              -------------------------------------------------------------------------
              *  Discontinued.
              
    
    
                         Rye: Production, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
              -----------------------------------------------------------------
                   :    Jul 1     :    Aug 1     :  Final  : Deviation from Fin
                   :-----------------------------------------------------------
              Year : Thous : % of : Thous : % of :  Thous  :  Jul 1 :  Aug 1
                   :Bushels:Final :Bushels:Final : Bushels :  (000) :  (000)
              -----------------------------------------------------------------
                   :
              1965 : 30,984  93.0   32,765  98.4    33,307     -2323      -542
              1966 : 26,014  93.6   27,251  98.1    27,791     -1777      -540
              1967 : 24,417 102.0   24,002 100.2    23,949       468        53
              1968 : 24,032 104.6   24,124 105.0    22,971      1061      1153
              1969 : 31,033 102.7   32,028 106.0    30,204       829      1824
                   :
              1970 : 35,745  97.0   36,186  98.2    36,840     -1095      -654
              1971 : 51,179 104.0   52,306 106.3    49,223      1956      3083
              1972 : 30,798 109.0   31,315 110.8    28,256      2542      3059
              1973 : 24,865 100.8   25,506 103.4    24,677       188       829
              1974 : 22,020 125.8   19,616 112.1    17,506      4514      2110
              1975 : 18,830 118.2   18,551 116.5    15,924      2906      2627
              1976 : 16,957 113.9   17,382 116.7    14,891      2066      2491
              1977 : 17,787 107.5   18,242 110.3    16,543      1244      1699
              1978 : 28,518 118.5   28,567 118.7    24,065      4453      4502
              1979 : 23,638 108.0   23,736 108.4    21,887      1751      1849
                   :
              1980 : 15,784  98.9   16,189 101.4    15,958      -174       231
              1981 : 16,743  92.1   17,083  93.9    18,187     -1444     -1104
              1982 : 20,119 103.0   19,924 102.0    19,533       586       391
              1983 : 26,058  96.5   25,698  95.1    27,008      -950     -1310
              1984 : 29,903  92.3   30,184  93.1    32,407     -2504     -2223
              1985 : 19,255  94.5   19,298  94.7    20,373     -1118     -1075
              1986 :    *              *            19,067
              1987 :                                19,526
              1988 :                                14,689
              1989 :                                13,647
                   :
              1990 :                                10,176
              1991 :                                 9,734
              1992 :                                11,440
              1993 :                                10,340
              1994 :                                11,341
              1995 :                                10,064
              1996 :                                 8,936
              1997 :                                 8,132
              1998 :                                12,161
              1999 :                                11,038
                   :
              2000 :                                 8,386
              2001 :                                 6,971
              2002 :                                 6,985
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       All Sorghum: Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1929 to Date
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                :   Acreage for   :                                            :                         :Forage, 
                :  All  Purposes  :           Harvested for Grain              : Harvested for Silage    :Grazed, 
                :----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------:Hogged  
           Year :        :        :       :  Yield :           :Price  :Value  :         : Yield :       :        
                :Planted : Harv 1/: Acres :  per   :Production : per   :  of   :  Acres  : per   : Prod  : Acres  
                :        :        :       :  Acre  :           :Bushel : Prod  :         :Acre   :       :   
          ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 
                :      (000)      :(000)   Bushels (000) Bu :Dollars (000) Dol :(000)   Tons    (000)    : (000)  
                :                 :                                            :                         :        
           1929 :   8,830   8,378 :   3,523   14.2     49,967   .755    37,240 :    103    6.10      628 :  4,609 
           1930 :   9,447   8,862 :   3,477   10.8     37,561   .570    20,788 :    106    5.40      572 :  5,089 
           1931 :  10,685  10,281 :   4,443   16.2     71,914   .301    21,573 :    133    5.83      775 :  5,392 
           1932 :  12,070  11,158 :   4,400   15.0     66,097   .311    19,669 :    232    5.80    1,345 :  6,172 
           1933 :  12,602  11,788 :   4,354   12.5     54,386   .509    27,515 :    377    4.75    1,791 :  6,697 
           1934 :  14,612  11,724 :   2,396    8.0     19,209   .872    18,201 :    816    2.75    2,244 :  8,182 
           1935 :  16,492  14,620 :   4,597   12.5     57,610   .545    31,855 :    666    4.70    3,133 :  9,072 
           1936 :  13,355  10,762 :   2,793   10.8     30,270   .921    28,709 :    749    3.84    2,874 :  6,975 
           1937 :  13,001  11,741 :   4,915   14.2     69,948   .514    35,053 :    580    5.15    2,988 :  6,036 
           1938 :  15,561  14,272 :   4,699   14.3     67,210   .406    26,261 :    740    6.10    4,512 :  8,636 
           1939 :  17,863  15,679 :   4,760   11.2     53,280   .581    30,321 :    904    4.83    4,364 :  9,826 
                :                 :                                            :                         :        
           1940 :  21,208  19,370 :   6,374   13.5     85,824   .489    41,019 :  1,081    5.75    6,217 : 11,729 
           1941 :  18,800  17,905 :   6,015   18.9    113,543   .578    62,319 :  1,233    6.40    7,896 : 10,481 
           1942 :  16,082  15,004 :   5,991   18.3    109,653   .787    85,223 :    927    6.51    6,032 :  7,865 
           1943 :  17,726  16,413 :   6,889   15.9    109,536  1.140   124,885 :    913    5.18    4,733 :  8,404 
           1944 :  18,458  18,038 :   9,386   19.7    184,978   .914   168,898 :    879    6.42    5,644 :  7,586 
           1945 :  15,668  14,498 :   6,324   15.2     96,063  1.200   114,756 :    671    5.32    3,570 :  7,357 
           1946 :  14,266  13,403 :   6,669   15.9    106,025  1.400   147,402 :    623    5.76    3,587 :  5,957 
           1947 :  11,277  10,850 :   5,480   17.0     93,217  1.830   171,032 :    649    5.14    3,338 :  4,590 
           1948 :  13,214  12,679 :   7,317   18.0    131,384  1.280   168,235 :    602    7.17    4,318 :  4,680 
           1949 :  11,064  10,789 :   6,602   22.5    148,494  1.130   166,994 :    513    7.10    3,640 :  3,621 
                :                 :                                            :                         :        
           1950 :  16,055  15,414 :  10,346   22.6    233,536  1.050   245,342 :    706    7.33    5,176 :  4,304 
           1951 :  15,028  13,995 :   8,544   19.1    162,863  1.320   215,468 :    855    6.85    5,858 :  4,550 
           1952 :  12,289  10,737 :   5,326   17.0     90,741  1.580   142,221 :    794    5.31    4,218 :  4,578 
           1953 :  14,590  12,230 :   6,295   18.4    115,719  1.320   152,036 :  1,083    6.01    6,506 :  4,814 
           1954 :  20,148  18,173 :  11,718   20.1    235,575  1.260   296,063 :  1,359    5.59    7,603 :  5,053 
           1955 :  23,921  20,837 :  12,891   18.8    242,638   .977   238,005 :  1,758    5.49    9,643 :  6,142 
           1956 :  21,384  16,843 :   9,209   22.2    204,881  1.150   236,024 :  1,463    6.28    9,194 :  6,136 
           1957 :  26,886  25,693 :  19,682   28.8    567,506   .973   550,599 :  1,989    8.33   16,560 :  3,991 
           1958 :  20,675  20,089 :  16,524   35.2    581,012   .999   579,635 :  1,418    9.28   13,155 :  2,118 
           1959 :  19,508  19,041 :  15,406   36.1    555,441   .858   472,078 :  1,347    8.60   11,640 :  2,265 
          ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 
          1/ Includes acres for sirup.
          2/ United states prices weighted by sales.
    
    
    
        All Sorghum: Acreage, Yield, Production, Price, and Value of Production
                             United States, 1929 to Date
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
          : Acreage for      :                                                            :                             :Forage,
          : All Purposes     :                  Harvested for Grain                       :     Harvested for Silage    :Grazed,
     Year :-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------:Hogged
          :         :        :        :  Yield  :            : Price per     :  Value of   :       : Yield  :            :
          : Planted :Harv 1/ :  Acres : per Ac  : Production :per Bushel 2/3/: Production  : Acres :per Acre: Production : Acres
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
          :      (000)         (000)    Bushels   (000) Bu    Dollars (000)     Dol          (000)    Tons      (000)       (000)  
          :
     1960 :  19,598   19,150   15,601      39.7      619,954        0.836       514,886     1,386     9.10       12,618   2,163
     1961 :  14,294   13,991   10,985      43.7      480,208        1.010       483,067     1,305    10.00       13,005   1,701
     1962 :  15,060   14,758   11,571      44.1      510,284        1.020       516,518     1,227    10.50       12,907   1,960
     1963 :  17,516   16,964   13,326      43.9      585,394        0.977       567,785     1,273    10.10       12,826   2,365
     1964 :  16,770   15,751   11,742      41.7      489,796        1.050       511,988     1,200     9.40       11,249   2,809
     1965 :  17,079   16,600   13,029      51.6      672,698        0.984       659,146     1,195    10.30       12,324   2,376
     1966 :  16,372   15,966   12,813      55.8      714,992        1.020       729,594     1,089    10.90       11,851   2,064
     1967 :  18,945   18,351   14,988      50.4      755,344        0.992       744,162     1,036     9.90       10,236   2,327
     1968 :  17,793   17,302   13,890      52.6      731,277        0.949       690,608       908    10.70        9,749   2,504
     1969 :  17,231   16,835   13,437      54.3      729,919        1.070       771,510       798    11.70        9,360   2,600
          :
     1970 :  16,957   16,476   13,568      50.4      683,179        1.140       779,630       741     9.70        7,204   2,167
     1971 :  20,547   19,828   16,142      53.8      867,997        1.040       895,823     1,011    10.90       10,998   2,675
     1972 :  17,035   16,479   13,212      60.7      801,350        1.370     1,096,062       840    11.80        9,946   2,427
     1973 :  18,994   18,629   15,700      58.8      923,224        2.140     1,978,268       836    11.40        9,520   2,093
     1974 :  17,588   16,694   13,809      45.1      622,711        2.770     1,721,927       745     9.80        7,279   2,140
     1975 :  18,080   17,604   15,403      49.0      754,354        2.360     1,777,100       763     9.80        7,492   1,438
     1976 :  18,143   17,061   14,466      49.1      710,797        2.030     1,431,190       793     9.20        7,317   1,802
     1977 :  16,636   16,192   13,797      56.6      780,944        1.820     1,411,570       839    10.90        9,184   1,556
     1978 :  16,197   15,583   13,410      54.5      731,270        2.010     1,464,187       724    10.90        7,920   1,449
     1979 :  15,277   14,876   12,901      62.6      807,422        2.350     1,876,641       764    11.80        8,990   1,211
          :
     1980 :  15,639   14,659   12,513      46.3      579,343        2.940     1,696,641       734     9.50        7,003   1,412
     1981 :  15,930   15,487   13,677      64.0      875,835        2.380     2,078,529       786    12.00        9,447   1,024
     1982 :  16,028   15,654   14,137      59.1      835,083        2.470     1,927,535       603    12.30        7,403     914
     1983 :  11,880   11,387   10,001      48.7      487,521        2.740     1,384,161       639    10.30        6,572     747
     1984 :  17,254   16,643   15,355      56.4      866,241        2.320     2,050,471       609    10.60        6,472     679
     1985 :  18,285   17,942   16,782      66.8    1,120,271        1.930     2,243,450       534    12.30        6,566     626
     1986 :  15,339     *      13,862      67.7      938,869        1.370     1,323,441       499    11.80        5,878      *
     1987 :  11,756            10,531      69.4      730,809        1.700     1,179,444       429    12.40        5,307
     1988 :  10,343             9,042      63.8      576,686        2.270     1,337,424       518    10.10        5,252
     1989 :  12,642            11,103      55.4      615,420        2.100     1,287,739       541    10.40        5,647
          :
          :
     1990 :  10,535             9,089      63.1      573,303        2.120     1,220,501     527    10.20        5,377
     1991 :  11,064             9,870      59.3      584,860        2.250     1,338,580     483    10.00        4,846
     1992 :  13,177            12,050      72.6      875,022        1.890     1,667,194     453    12.10        5,468
     1993 :   9,882             8,916      59.9      534,172        2.310     1,234,500     351    11.20        3,914
     1994 :   9,787             8,882      72.7      645,741        2.130     1,317,149     362    11.90        4,316
     1995 :   9,429             8,253      55.6      458,648        3.190     1,389,772     413    10.30        4,242
     1996 :  13,097            11,811      67.3      795,274        2.340     1,986,316     423    11.80        4,976
     1997 :  10,052             9,158      69.2      633,545        2.210     1,408,909     412    13.10        5,385
     1998 :   9,626             7,723      67.3      519,933        1.660       905,468     308    11.40        3,526
     1999 :   9,288             8,544      69.7      595,166        1.570       937,406     320    11.60        3,716
          :
     2000 :   9,195             7,723      60.9      470,070        3.370       847,075     262    10.60        2,733
     2001 :  10,252             8,584      59.9      514,524        3.460       979,794     336    11.10        3,728
     2002 :   9,580             7,299      50.7      369,758        4.300       883,690     352     9.50        3,360
    ---------------- ----------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------
      1/  EXCLUDES ACRES FOR SIRUP BEGINNING IN 1960.
      2/ UNITED STATES PRICES WEIGHTED BY SALES.
      3/  PRICE PER CWT. BEGINNING 2000.
       *  DISCONTINUED.
               .
     
    
                    All Sorghum: Planted Acres, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparisons of Forecasts and Final Estimates
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
           :      May 1/      :    Jun 2/      :       Aug      : Annual Summary :    Revision    :   Final
      Crop :----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      Year :    Thous  :% of  :  Thous : % of  :  Thous : % of  :  Thous  :% of  : Thous  :% of   :   Thous
           :    Acres  :Final :  Acres : Final :  Acres : Final :  Acres  :Final : Acres  :Final  :   Acres
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
           :
      1965 :    17,533  102.7    17,046   99.8                     17,201  100.7    17,079  100.0    17,079
      1966 :    16,821  102.7    16,350   99.9                     16,346   99.8    16,372  100.0    16,372
      1967 :    18,346   96.8    19,157  101.1                     19,229  101.5    19,007  100.3    18,945
      1968 :    17,005   95.6    18,067  101.5                     17,924  100.7    18,014  101.2    17,793
      1969 :    17,659  102.5    17,292  100.4                     17,438  101.2    17,457  101.3    17,231
      1970 :    18,557  109.4    17,517  103.3                     17,292  102.0    17,268  101.8    16,957
      1971 :    20,152   98.1    20,714  100.8                     21,272  103.5    20,756  101.0    20,547
      1972 :    18,429  108.2    17,436  102.4    17,455  102.5    17,455  102.5    17,295  101.5    17,035
      1973 :    18,568   97.8    19,491  102.6    19,646  103.4    19,303  101.6    19,231  101.2    18,994
      1974 :    19,017  108.1    17,819  101.3    17,684  100.5    17,733  100.8    17,676  100.5    17,588
           :
      1975 :    18,855  104.3    18,230  100.8    18,180  100.6    18,275  101.1    18,345  101.5    18,080
      1976 :    17,897   98.6    18,398  101.4    18,378  101.3    18,639  102.7    18,402  101.4    18,143
      1977 :    16,500   99.2    17,440  104.8    17,390  104.5    16,994  102.2    16,993  102.1    16,636
      1978 :    15,925   98.3    16,546  102.2    16,596  102.5    16,483  101.8    16,468  101.7    16,197
      1979 :    15,620  102.2    15,574  101.9    15,374  100.6    15,399  100.8    15,277  100.0    15,277
      1980 :    16,201  103.6    15,844  101.3    15,844  101.3    15,894  101.6    15,644  100.0    15,639
      1981 :    15,729   98.7    16,143  101.3    16,123  101.2    16,024  100.6    16,020  100.6    15,930
      1982 :    15,671   97.8    15,074   94.0    15,814   98.7    16,144  100.7    16,138  100.7    16,028
      1983 :3/  13,068  110.0    11,603   97.7    11,653   98.1    11,782   99.2    11,880  100.0    11,880
      1984 :    14,816   85.9    16,194   93.9    16,224   94.0    17,249  100.0    17,254  100.0    17,254
           :
      1985 :    17,898   97.9    17,800   97.3    17,865   97.7    18,285  100.0    18,285  100.0    18,285
      1986 :    15,853  103.4    14,998   97.8    14,973   97.6    15,321   99.9    15,336  100.0    15,339
      1987 :    11,844  100.7    11,771  100.1    11,771  100.1    11,804  100.4    11,804  100.4    11,756
      1988 :    10,727  103.7    10,353  100.1    10,453  101.1    10,358  100.1    10,343  100.0    10,343
      1989 :    11,829   93.6    11,945   94.5    11,945   94.5    12,642  100.0    12,642  100.0    12,642
      1990 :    11,451  108.7    10,735  101.9    10,685  101.4    10,535  100.0    10,535  100.0    10,535
      1991 :    11,140  100.7    11,046   99.8    11,046   99.8    11,014   99.5    11,064  100.0    11,064
      1992 :    12,112   91.9    12,370   93.9    13,470  102.2    13,277  100.8    13,277  100.8    13,177
      1993 :    11,215  113.5    10,995  111.3    10,735  108.6    10,492  106.2 *   9,882  100.0     9,882
      1994 :    10,044  102.6    10,199  104.2    10,199  104.2     9,772   99.8     9,827  100.4     9,787
           :
      1995 :     9,205   97.6     9,428  100.0     9,112   96.6     9,454  100.3     9,454  100.3     9,429
      1996 :    10,626   81.1    12,564   95.9    13,284  101.4    13,188  100.7    13,188  100.7    13,097
      1997 :    10,865  108.1    10,268  102.1    10,268  102.1    10,108  100.6    10,052  100.0    10,052
      1998 :     9,015   93.7     8,926   92.7     9,726  101.0     9,626  100.0      9626
      1999 :     8,804   94.8     9,046   97.4     9,299  100.1     9,288  100.0      9288
      2000 :     8,979   97.7     8,805   95.8     9,005   97.9     9,195  100.0      9195
      2001 :     9,368   91.4     9,747   95.1    10,047   98.0    10,252  100.0     10252
      2002 :     9,015   94.1     9,290   97.0     9,290   97.0     9,580
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    1/ APRIL 1976-1980; FEBRUARY 1982-1985.
    2/ JULY PRIOR TO 1975
    3/ ANOTHER SURVEY DONE LATE APRIL 1983 BECAUSE OF PIK PROGRAM. (12,010,000 PLANTED ACRES - 101.
     
     
    
    
    
                  All Sorghum:  Harvested Acres, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
          :     Jun 1 1/   :     Aug 1    :     Sep 1    :     Oct 1      :     Nov 1      :  Ann Summary :   Rev Foll Yr  : Final
          :--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Year  :   Thous : % of : Thous : % of : Thous : % of : Thous : % of   : Thous : % of   : Thous : % of :  Thous : % of  : Thous
          :   Acres :Final : Acres :Final : Acres :Final : Acres :Final   : Acres :Final   : Acres :Final :  Acres :Final  : Acres
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
          :                                                                    
     1965 :                 13,505  103.7   13,505  103.7   13,505  103.7   13,505  103.7   13,323  102.3   13,029  100.0    13,029
     1966 :                 13,219  103.2   13,219  103.2   13,219  103.2   13,219  103.2   12,837  100.2   12,813  100.0    12,813
     1967 :                 15,130  100.9   15,130  100.9   15,130  100.9   15,130  100.9   15,111  100.8   14,999  100.1    14,988
     1968 :                 14,197  102.2   14,197  102.2   14,197  102.2   14,197  102.2   13,971  100.6   13,995  100.8    13,890
     1969 :                 13,699  101.9   13,699  101.9   13,699  101.9   13,699  101.9   13,463  100.2   13,525  100.7    13,437
     1970 :                 13,791  101.6   13,791  101.6   13,791  101.6   13,791  101.6   13,751  101.3   13,732  101.2    13,568
     1971 : 16,649  103.1   16,340  101.2   16,340  101.2   16,340  101.2   16,340  101.2   16,601  102.8   16,301  101.0    16,142
     1972 : 13,652  103.3   13,975  105.8   13,975  105.8   13,975  105.8   13,975  105.8   13,586  102.8   13,368  101.2    13,212
     1973 : 15,203   96.8   15,863  101.0   15,863  101.0   15,863  101.0   15,863  101.0   15,940  101.5   15,853  101.0    15,700
     1974 : 14,589  105.6   13,583   98.4   13,583   98.4   13,583   98.4   13,583   98.4   13,917  100.8   13,876  100.5    13,809
          :
     1975 : 14,857   96.5   14,841   96.4   14,841   96.4   14,841   96.4   14,841   96.4   15,484  100.5   15,519  100.8    15,403
     1976 : 14,782  102.2   14,924  103.2   14,849  102.6   14,849  102.6   14,849  102.6   14,877  102.8   14,723  101.8    14,466
     1977 : 14,147  102.5   14,057  101.9   14,057  101.9   14,057  101.9   14,057  101.9   14,065  101.9   14,092  102.1    13,797
     1978 : 13,676  102.0   13,446  100.3   13,446  100.3   13,446  100.3   13,446  100.3   13,581  101.3   13,561  101.1    13,410
     1979 : 13,183  102.2   12,955  100.4   12,955  100.4   12,955  100.4   12,955  100.4   12,949  100.4   12,901  100.0    12,901
     1980 : 13,254  105.9   12,557  100.4   12,147   97.1   12,147   97.1   12,147   97.1   12,722  101.7   12,522  100.1    12,513
     1981 : 13,974  102.2   13,633   99.7   13,633   99.7   13,633   99.7   13,633   99.7   13,726  100.4   13,716  100.3    13,677
     1982 : 13,159   93.1   13,796   97.6   13,796   97.6   13,796   97.6   13,796   97.6   14,247  100.8   14,248  100.8    14,137
     1983 : 10,162  101.6   10,137  101.4   10,137  101.4   10,137  101.4   10,137  101.4    9,900   99.0   10,001  100.0    10,001
     1984 : 14,619   95.2   14,209   92.5   14,209   92.5   14,209   92.5   14,209   92.5   15,348  100.0   15,355  100.0    15,355
          :
     1985 : 16,136   96.2   16,156   96.3   16,181   96.4   16,181   96.4   16,181   96.4   16,672   99.3   16,782  100.0    16,782
     1986 : 13,653   98.5   13,504   97.4   13,504   97.4   13,504   97.4   13,494   97.3   13,904  100.3   13,859  100.0    13,862
     1987 : 10,532  100.0   10,512   99.8   10,512   99.8   10,512   99.8   10,512   99.8   10,604  100.7   10,604  100.7    10,531
     1988 :  9,001   99.5    9,011   99.7    9,011   99.7    9,011   99.7    9,011   99.7    9,052  100.1    9,042  100.0     9,042
     1989 : 10,640   95.8   10,520   94.7   10,520   94.7   10,520   94.7   10,520   94.7   11,153  100.5   11,103  100.0    11,103
     1990 :  9,450  104.0    9,260  101.9    9,260  101.9    9,260  101.9    9,260  101.9    9,079   99.9    9,089  100.0     9,089
     1991 :  9,743   98.7    9,743   98.7    9,743   98.7    9,743   98.7    9,743   98.7    9,820   99.5    9,870  100.0     9,870
     1992 : 11,219   93.1   12,319  102.2   12,319  102.2   12,319  102.2   12,319  102.2   12,150  100.8   12,150  100.8    12,050
     1993 : 10,071  113.0    9,748  109.3    9,748  109.3    9,748  109.3    9,748  109.3    9,486  106.4    8,916  100.0     8,916
     1994 :  9,297  104.7    9,299  104.7    9,299  104.7    9,299  104.7    8,819   99.3    8,967  101.0    8,917  100.4     8,882
          :
     1995 :  8,552  103.6    8,276  100.3    8,276  100.3    8,301  100.6    8,216   99.6    8,278  100.3    8,278  100.3     8,253
     1996 : 11,394   96.5   12,004  101.6   12,004  101.6   12,004  101.6   12,004  101.6   11,901  100.8   11,901  100.8    11,811
     1997 :  9,512  103.9    9,512  103.9    9,512  103.9    9,512  103.9    9,512  103.9    9,391  102.5    9,158  100.0     9,158
     1998 :  8,118  105.1    7,838  101.5    7,838  101.5    7,838  101.5    7,838  101.5    7,723  100.0     7723
     1999 :  8,299   97.1    8,499   99.5    8,499   99.5    8,499   99.5    8,499   99.5    8,544  100.0     8544
     2000 :  8,110  105.0    8,315  107.6    8,315  107.6    7,665   99.2    7,665   99.2    7,723  100.0     7726
     2001 :  8,857  103.2    8,777  102.2    8,777  102.2    8,777  102.2    8,777  102.2    8,584  100.0     8584
     2002 :  7,908  108.3    7,548  103.4    7,528  103.1    7,528  103.1    7,528  103.1    7,299
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                     Sorghum:  Yield per Acre, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
       ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
             :        Yield Forecasts & Final Estimates      :    Deviations from Final Estimate
        Year :---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
             : Aug 1 : Sep 1 : Oct 1 : Nov 1 : Annual :Final : Aug 1 : Sep 1 : Oct 1 : Nov 1 : Annual
       ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
             :                                        Bushels
             :
        1965 :          48.9    48.5    48.2    50.0    51.6            -2.7    -3.1    -3.4    -1.6
        1966 :          54.2    55.1    55.3    56.1    55.8            -1.6    -0.7    -0.5     0.3
        1967 :          52.3    52.2    51.2    50.7    50.4             1.9     1.8     0.8     0.3
        1968 :          55.7    54.7    53.2    52.9    52.6             3.1     2.1     0.6     0.3
        1969 :          55.3    55.8    55.3    55.2    54.3             1.0     1.5     1.0     0.9
        1970 :          49.9    50.9    51.3    50.7    50.4            -0.5     0.5     0.9     0.3
        1971 :  55.6    53.9    54.6    54.5    53.9    53.8     1.8     0.1     0.8     0.7     0.1
        1972 :  57.5    61.1    62.1    64.1    60.8    60.7    -3.2     0.4     1.4     3.4     0.1
        1973 :  59.6    61.5    63.0    61.2    58.8    58.8     0.8     2.7     4.2     2.4     0.0
        1974 :  45.6    47.5    46.5    44.9    45.1    45.1     0.5     2.4     1.4    -0.2     0.0
             :
        1975 :  54.6    52.9    52.3    51.9    49.0    49.0     5.6     3.9     3.3     2.9     0.0
        1976 :  52.9    47.8    48.1    49.2    48.6    49.1     3.8    -1.3    -1.0     0.1    -0.5
        1977 :  51.6    55.9    54.9    55.4    56.2    56.6    -5.0    -0.7    -1.7    -1.2    -0.4
        1978 :  53.0    52.3    52.0    52.4    55.1    54.5    -1.5    -2.2    -2.5    -2.1     0.6
        1979 :  60.1    62.9    63.0    63.7    62.9    62.6    -2.5     0.3     0.4     1.1     0.3
        1980 :  44.0    45.0    45.0    45.3    46.2    46.3    -2.3    -1.3    -1.3    -1.0    -0.1
        1981 :  61.1    63.4    64.4    64.2    64.1    64.0    -2.9    -0.6     0.4     0.2     0.1
        1982 :  60.1    59.4    59.5    59.8    59.1    59.1     1.0     0.3     0.4     0.7     0.0
        1983 :  55.5    47.4    47.5    47.5    48.7    48.7     6.8    -1.3    -1.2    -1.2     0.0
        1984 :  57.8    57.5    56.8    57.3    56.4    56.4     1.4     1.1     0.4     0.9     0.0
             :
        1985 :  64.9    70.4    69.6    69.6    66.7    66.8    -1.9     3.6     2.8     2.8    -0.1
        1986 :  63.7    64.7    65.7    66.7    67.7    67.7    -4.0    -3.0    -2.0    -1.0     0.0
        1987 :  72.1    72.0    71.1    70.5    69.9    69.4     2.7     2.6     1.7     1.1     0.5
        1988 :  62.2    59.9    60.1    60.6    63.8    63.8    -1.6    -3.9    -3.7    -3.2     0.0
        1989 :  63.1    62.6    62.4    59.8    55.4    55.4     7.7     7.2     7.0     4.4     0.0
        1990 :  59.1    61.8    60.7    60.5    62.9    63.1    -4.0    -1.3    -2.4    -2.6    -0.2
        1991 :  57.9    56.2    58.2    59.4    59.0    59.3    -1.4    -3.1    -1.1     0.1    -0.3
        1992 :  67.7    68.7    69.3    71.2    72.8    72.6    -4.9    -3.9    -3.3    -1.4     0.2
        1993 :  65.9    66.5    65.6    63.6    59.9    59.9     6.0     6.6     5.7     3.7     0.0
        1994 :  71.1    68.3    68.9    70.5    73.0    72.7    -1.6    -4.4    -3.8    -2.2     0.3
             :
        1995 :  65.1    65.0    59.2    56.4    55.6    55.6     9.5     9.4     3.6     0.8     0.0
        1996 :  61.1    63.6    66.4    68.4    67.5    67.3    -6.2    -3.7    -0.9     1.1     0.2
        1997 :  66.2    68.7    69.9    69.2    69.5    69.2    -3.0    -0.5     0.7     0.0     0.3
        1998 :  67.4    67.5    66.5    66.5    67.3             0.1     0.2    -0.8    -0.8
        1999 :  69.2    68.2    68.3    70.2    69.7            -0.5    -1.5    -1.4     0.5
        2000 :  69.5    62.1    60.7    60.4    60.9             8.6     1.2    -0.2    -0.5
        2001 :  62.0    61.2    61.0    61.2    59.9             2.1     1.3     1.1     1.3
        2002 :  50.3    51.0    51.4    50.7    50.7            -0.4     0.3     0.7     0.0
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                    Sorghum: Grain Production, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Final Estimates
               ------------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :    Aug 1     :    Sept 1     :     Oct 1   :     Nov 1   : Final
                   :------------------------------------------------------------------
              Year :  Mil  : % of :  Mil   : % of :  Mil : % of :  Mil : % of :  Mil
                   :  Bu   : Final:  Bu    : Final:  Bu  : Final:  Bu  : Final:  Bu
              ------------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :
              1965 :   624   92.7      660   98.1    655   97.3    651   96.7    673
              1966 :   587   82.1      716  100.1    728  101.8    731  102.2    715
              1967 :   821  108.7      791  104.8    789  104.5    775  102.6    755
              1968 :   772  105.6      791  108.2    777  106.3    755  103.3    731
              1969 :   748  102.5      758  103.8    764  104.7    757  103.7    730
                   :
              1970 :   698  102.2      688  100.7    702  102.8    708  103.7    683
              1971 :   908  104.6      881  101.5    892  102.8    890  102.5    868
              1972 :   803  100.2      854  106.6    868  108.4    896  111.9    801
              1973 :   946  102.5      975  105.6    999  108.2    971  105.2    923
              1974 :   619   99.4      645  103.5    632  101.4    609   97.8    623
                   :
              1975 :   811  107.6      785  104.1    776  102.9    770  102.1    754
              1976 :   789  111.0      710   99.9    714  100.4    731  102.8    711
              1977 :   725   92.8      786  100.6    771   98.7    779   99.7    781
              1978 :   712   97.4      703   96.2    699   95.6    704   96.3    731
              1979 :   779   96.5      814  100.9    817  101.2    825  102.2    807
                   :
              1980 :   553   95.5      547   94.5    547   94.5    551   95.2    579
              1981 :   833   95.1      864   98.6    877  100.1    876  100.0    876
              1982 :   829   99.3      819   98.1    821   98.3    826   98.9    835
              1983 :   562  115.2      480   98.4    482   98.8    482   98.8    488
              1984 :   821   94.8      817   94.3    807   93.2    813   93.9    866
                   :
              1985 : 1,048   93.6    1,139  101.7  1,127  100.6  1,127  100.6  1,120
              1986 :   860   91.6      873   93.0    887   94.5    900   95.8    939
              1987 :   758  103.7      757  103.6    747  102.2    741  101.4    731
              1988 :   561   97.2      540   93.6    541   93.8    546   94.6    577
              1989 :   664  108.0      659  107.2    657  106.8    629  102.3    615
                   :
              1990 :   547   95.5      572   99.8    562   98.1    560   97.7    573
              1991 :   565   96.6      548   93.7    567   96.9    578   98.8    585
              1992 :   834   95.3      847   96.8    853   97.5    878  100.3    875
              1993 :   642  120.2      649  121.5    639  119.7    620  116.1    534
              1994 :   661  102.3      635   98.3    640   99.1    622   96.3    646
               
              1995 :   539  117.4      538  117.2    492  107.2    464  101.1    459
              1996 :   734   92.3      764   96.1    797  100.3    820  103.1    795
              1997 :   629   99.2      653  103.0    664  104.7    659  103.9    634
              1998 :   529  101.7      529  101.7    521  100.2    521  100.2    520
              1999 :   588   98.8      580   97.5    580   97.5    596  100.2    595
                   :
              2000 :   579  122.9      516  109.6    465   98.7    463   98.3    471
              2001 :   544  105.6      537  104.3    536  104.1    537  104.3    515
              2002 :   380  102.7      384  103.8    387  104.6    381  103.0    370
              ------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    
    
                    Sorghum:  Grain Production, 1965 to Date, U.S.
                     Comparison of Forecasts and Full Estimates 
              ------------------------------------------------------------------------
                   : Production Forecasts & Final Est :  Deviations from Final Est
              Year :-----------------------------------------------------------------
                   :  Aug : Sep  :Oct 1 :Nov 1 :Final :  Aug : Sep  :Oct 1 :Nov 1
              ------------------------------------------------------------------------
                   :       Million Bushels                Million Bushels
                   :
              1965 :  624    660    655    651    673    -49    -13    -18    -22
              1966 :  587    716    728    731    715   -128      1     13     16
              1967 :  821    791    789    775    755     66     36     34     20
              1968 :  772    791    777    755    731     41     60     46     24
              1969 :  748    758    764    757    730     18     28     34     27
                   :
              1970 :  698    688    702    708    683     15      5     19     25
              1971 :  908    881    892    890    868     40     13     24     22
              1972 :  803    854    868    896    801      2     53     67     95
              1973 :  946    975    999    971    923     23     52     76     48
              1974 :  619    645    632    609    623     -4     22      9    -14
                   :
              1975 :  811    785    776    770    754     57     31     22     16
              1976 :  789    710    714    731    711     78     -1      3     20
              1977 :  725    786    771    779    781    -56      5    -10     -2
              1978 :  712    703    699    704    731    -19    -28    -32    -27
              1979 :  779    814    817    825    807    -28      7     10     18
                   :
              1980 :  553    547    547    551    579    -26    -32    -32    -28
              1981 :  833    864    877    876    876    -43    -12      1      0
              1982 :  829    819    821    826    835     -6    -16    -14     -9
              1983 :  562    480    482    482    488     74     -8     -6     -6
              1984 :  821    817    807    813    866    -45    -49    -59    -53
                   :
              1985 :1,048  1,139  1,127  1,127  1,120    -72     19      7      7
              1986 :  860    873    887    900    939    -79    -66    -52    -39
              1987 :  758    757    747    741    731     27     26     16     10
              1988 :  561    540    541    546    577    -16    -37    -36    -31
              1989 :  664    659    657    629    615     49     44     42     14
                   :
              1990 :   547    572    562    560    573   -26     -1    -11    -13
              1991 :   565    548    567    578    585   -20    -37    -18     -7
              1992 :   834    847    853    878    875   -41    -28    -22      3
              1993 :   642    649    639    620    534   108    115    105     86
              1994 :   661    635    640    622    646    15    -11     -6    -24
                   :
              1995 :   539    538    492    464    459    80     79     33      5
              1996 :   734    764    797    820    795   -61    -31      2     25
              1997 :   629    653    664    659    634    -5     19     30     25
              1998 :   529    529    521    521    520     9      9      1      1
              1999 :   588    580    580    596    595    -7    -15    -15      1
                   :
              2000 :  578    516    465    463    471    107     45     -6     -8
              2001 :  544    537    536    537    515     29     22     21     22
              2002 :  380    384    387    381    370     10     14     17     11
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