Washington, DC — Winter wheat production is forecast at 1.31 billion bushels, up 2 percent from the May 1 forecast and up 12 percent from 2020 in the USDA Crop Production report released Thursday, June 10.
As of June 1, the United States yield is forecast at 53.2 bushels per acre, up 1.1 bushels from last month and up 2.3 bushels from last year’s average yield of 50.9 bushels per acre.
Hard Red Winter production, at 771 million bushels, is up 6 percent from last month.
Soft Red Winter, at 335 million bushels, is up 1 percent from the May forecast. White Winter, at 202 million bushels, is down 8 percent from last month.
Of the White Winter production, 15.4 million bushels are Hard White and 187 million bushels are Soft White.
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