2017 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 North Dakota
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Aug/03/2020

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation1,489
Farm Operations - Number of Operations26,400
Farm Operations - Acres Operated39,300,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )964,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )16,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )1,860,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )58,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )70,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2017 )147,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head21,563
Milk - Production, Measured in $60,720,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb345,000,000
County outlines for NORTH 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
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS7,100,0007,050,00034.5 BU / ACRE243,225,000 BU8.88 $ / BU2,159,838,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN3,230,000139 BU / ACRE448,970,000 BU3.04 $ / BU1,364,869,000
CORN3,420,000
CORN, SILAGE160,00010 TONS / ACRE1,600,000 TONS
WHEAT
WHEAT6,680,0006,260,00037.9 BU / ACRE237,133,000 BU5.74 $ / BU1,362,415,000
WHEAT, SPRING, (EXCL DURUM)5,350,0005,050,00041 BU / ACRE207,050,000 BU5.72 $ / BU1,184,326,000
WHEAT, SPRING, DURUM1,260,0001,175,00024.5 BU / ACRE28,788,000 BU6 $ / BU172,728,000
WHEAT, WINTER70,00035,00037 BU / ACRE1,295,000 BU4.14 $ / BU5,361,000
CANOLA
CANOLA1,590,0001,560,0001,600 LB / ACRE2,496,000,000 LB17.6 $ / CWT439,296,000
HAY
HAY2,580,0001.33 TONS / ACRE3,423,000 TONS99.5 $ / TON315,735,000
HAY, ALFALFA1,380,0001.35 TONS / ACRE1,863,000 TONS105 $ / TON195,615,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,200,0001.3 TONS / ACRE1,560,000 TONS77 $ / TON120,120,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE315,735,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA130,000195,615,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)120,120,000
SUGARBEETS
SUGARBEETS214,000212,00030.4 TONS / ACRE6,445,000 TONS44.2 $ / TON284,869,000
POTATOES
POTATOES75,00074,000330 CWT / ACRE24,420,000 CWT9.13 $ / CWT222,955,000
POTATOES, FRESH MARKET9.86 $ / CWT
POTATOES, PROCESSING8.64 $ / CWT
SUNFLOWER
SUNFLOWER438,000423,0001,665 LB / ACRE704,250,000 LB17.7 $ / CWT123,904,000
BARLEY
BARLEY520,000400,00065 BU / ACRE26,000,000 BU4.31 $ / BU112,060,000
PEAS
PEAS, DRY EDIBLE425,000410,0001,800 LB / ACRE7,380,000 CWT12 $ / CWT88,560,000
LENTILS
LENTILS270,000250,000870 LB / ACRE2,175,000 CWT23.5 $ / CWT51,113,000
FLAXSEED
FLAXSEED245,000229,00015 BU / ACRE3,435,000 BU9.53 $ / BU32,736,000
OATS
OATS295,00080,00058 BU / ACRE4,640,000 BU2.55 $ / BU11,832,000
SAFFLOWER
SAFFLOWER7,1005,200900 LB / ACRE4,680,000 LB16 $ / CWT749,000
CHICKPEAS
CHICKPEAS43,80041,7001,280 LB / ACRE532,000 CWT
(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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