2019 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 South Dakota
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Apr/04/2020

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation1,459
Farm Operations - Number of Operations29,600
Farm Operations - Acres Operated43,200,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )1,773,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )127,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )3,900,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )440,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )250,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2019 )2,010,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head4,400,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head22,480
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb2,810,000,000
County outlines for SOUTH DAKOTA

Crops - Planted, Harvested, Yield, Production, Price (MYA), Value of Production
Sorted by Value of Production in Dollars
CommodityPlanted All Purpose AcresHarvested AcresYieldProductionPrice per UnitValue of Production in Dollars
CORN
CORN, GRAIN3,910,000145 BU / ACRE566,950,000 BU3.7 $ / BU2,097,715,000
CORN, SILAGE340,00017.5 TONS / ACRE5,950,000 TONS
CORN4,350,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS3,500,0003,440,00042.5 BU / ACRE146,200,000 BU8.4 $ / BU1,228,080,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE3,505,0002.1 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS7,365,000 TONS, DRY BASIS747,757,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA135,0002,000,0002.34 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS4,682,000 TONS, DRY BASIS519,702,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,505,0001.78 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS2,683,000 TONS, DRY BASIS228,055,000
HAY
HAY3,350,0002.09 TONS / ACRE7,003,000 TONS103 $ / TON711,345,000
HAY, ALFALFA1,900,0002.35 TONS / ACRE4,465,000 TONS111 $ / TON495,615,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,450,0001.75 TONS / ACRE2,538,000 TONS85 $ / TON215,730,000
WHEAT
WHEAT1,500,0001,375,00048 BU / ACRE66,055,000 BU4.55 $ / BU298,447,000
WHEAT, WINTER860,000770,00052 BU / ACRE40,040,000 BU4.4 $ / BU176,176,000
WHEAT, SPRING, (EXCL DURUM)640,000605,00043 BU / ACRE26,015,000 BU4.7 $ / BU122,271,000
WHEAT, SPRING, DURUM(NA) $ / BU(NA)
SUNFLOWER
SUNFLOWER533,000491,0001,694 LB / ACRE831,600,000 LB17.2 $ / CWT147,770,000
SORGHUM
SORGHUM, GRAIN175,00080 BU / ACRE14,000,000 BU5.95 $ / CWT46,648,000
SORGHUM, SILAGE65,00013 TONS / ACRE845,000 TONS
SORGHUM250,000
OATS
OATS245,00075,00082 BU / ACRE6,150,000 BU2.9 $ / BU17,835,000
MILLET
MILLET, PROSO51,00039,00038 BU / ACRE1,482,000 BU4 $ / BU5,928,000
PEAS
PEAS, DRY EDIBLE16,00015,0002,200 LB / ACRE330,000 CWT8.92 $ / CWT2,944,000
BARLEY
BARLEY37,0009,00043 BU / ACRE387,000 BU3.85 $ / BU1,490,000
SAFFLOWER
SAFFLOWER13,80011,500600 LB / ACRE6,900,000 LB17.8 $ / CWT1,228,000
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE190,0003.85 TONS / ACRE731,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA125,0003.5 TONS / ACRE438,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)65,0004.5 TONS / ACRE293,000 TONS
(NA) Not Available
(D) Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual operations
(S) Insufficient number of reports to establish an estimate
(X) Not Applicable
(Z) Less than half the rounding unit


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