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Missouri Crop Production, 2008-2009
 
Crop Unit Acres Harvested Yield Per Acre Production
2008 2009 2008 2009 2008 2009
    -thousand acres-     -thousand-
Corn / Grain bu. 2,650 2,920 144 153 381,600 446,760
Corn / Silage ton 50 50 14 16 700 800
Sorghum / Grain bu. 80 43 97 86 7,760 3,698
Sorghum / Silage ton 4 4 9 9 36 36
Soybeans bu. 5,030 5,300 38 43.5 191,140 230,550
Winter Wheat bu. 1,160 730 48 47 55,680 34,310
Oats bu. 6 9 55 55 330 495
All Rice 1/ cwt. 199 200 6,620 6,710 13,173 13,423
Long Grain 1/ cwt. 197 197 6,620 6,710 13,041 13,219
Medium Grain 1/ cwt. 2 3 6,600 6,800 132 204
Potatoes cwt. 6.5 7.1 190 290 1,235 2,059
Cotton 2/ bale 303 260 1,106 927 698 502
Cottonseed ton --   --   240 192.5
All Hay ton 4,200 3,880 2.10 2.07 8,820 8,040
Alfalfa Hay ton 350 280 3.2 3.0 1,120 840
Other Hay ton 3,850 3,600 2.0 2.0 7,700 7,200
Watermelons cwt. 2,500 2,600 270 330 675 858
Apples 3/ lb. --   --   30,000 18,000
Peaches 3/ ton --   --   6.1 4.8
Grapes 3/ ton --   --   5.2 4.4
Pecans lb. --   --   1,130 1,810
1/ Yield in pounds, production in hundredweight.
2/ Yield in pounds, production in 480 lb. bales.
3/ Utilized Production
Value of Missouri Crop Production, 2008-2009
Crop Unit Average Value Per Unit Value of Production
2008 2009 2008 2009
    -dollars- -thousand dollars-
Corn bu. 4.11 3.65 1,568,376 1,630,674
Grain Sorghum cwt. 6.38 6.10 27,725 12,632
Soybeans bu. 9.74 9.40 1,861,704 2,167,170
Winter Wheat bu. 5.35 4.30 297,888 147,533
Oats bu. 3.90 2.70 1,287 1,337
All Rice cwt. 13.80 13.10 181,787 175,841
Potatoes cwt. 7.40 10.50 9,139 21,620
All Hay ton 103 78.50 834,820 581,400
Alfalfa Hay ton 161 135 180,320 113,400
Other Hay ton 85 65 654,500 468,000
Cotton lb. 0.47 0.574 157,469 143,270
Cottonseed ton 255 170 61,200 32,725
Watermelons cwt. 7.40 7.20 4,995 6,178
Apples 1/ lb. 0.253 0.266 7,600 4,789
Peaches 1/ ton 1,850 1,500 11,285 7,200
Grapes 1/ ton 962 902 5,001 3,968
Total Crops 2/ 3/ --- --- --- 5,865,096 5,517,737
1/ Value of utilized production.
2/ Total value of principal crops excluding minor commodities not shown above.
3/ Alfalfa Hay and Other Hay excluded from Total Crops to avoid duplication with All Hay.