July 2, 2015

2014 Yield Survey

Allendale will host a free webinar next week to discuss the impact of yield on next Thursday’s USDA Supply & Demand report. In addition we’ll discuss the prospect for early frost and harvest delays. Register here.

Farmers Report Higher Corn and Soybean Yields

The Allendale Inc. Nationwide Producer Yield Survey suggests a projected US corn crop of 14.409 billion bushels and a soybean crop of 3.884 billion bushels. This estimate was based on producer calculated yields in 27 states. It was conducted from August 18-29.

Nationwide Yield Data

                                 Corn        Soybeans

2014 Survey Yield               171.9            46.4

2014 Survey Production         14.409           3.884

Estimated Frost Free Date

North Dakota                    10/06            9/27

South Dakota                    10/01           10/03

Minnesota                       10/04            9/28

Wisconsin                        9/30            9/30

Michigan                        10/06            9/28

USDA Aug 12 Harvested Acres    83.839          84.058

USDA Aug 12 Yield               167.4            45.4

USDA Aug 12 Production         14.032           3.816

Survey State by State Breakdown (Click for larger view):

090314-state by state breakdown

More on the Yield Survey

Including maps showing survey coverage, view the clip below from our 09/02/2014 Strategy Session. Premium subscribers, view the entire Strategy Session, here. Not yet a subscriber? Try our entire premium product free.