Winter Durum Yields Jump



WASHINGTON - Jun 11/20 - SNS -- Production of Durum wheat in Arizona and California is forecast at a collective 7.17 million bushels, up 12% from last month and up 26% from last year, according to the USDA's latest production estimates.

Durum Wheat Area Harvested, Yield, and Production - States and United States: 2019 and
Forecasted June 1, 2020
[Area harvested for the United States and remaining States will be published in the "Acreage"
report released June 2020. Yield and production will be published in the "Crop Production"
report released July 2020. Blank data cells indicate estimation period has not yet begun]
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                :    Area harvested     :        Yield per acre         :      Production
                :-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      State     :           :           :           :       2020        :           :
                :   2019    :   2020    :   2019    :-------------------:   2019    :   2020
                :           :           :           :  May 1  : June 1  :           :
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                :     1,000 acres           --------- bushels --------        1,000 bushels
                :
Arizona ........:      33        49         104.0      101.0     106.0      3,432       5,194
California .....:      22        18         102.0       80.0     110.0      2,244       1,980
Idaho ..........:       5                    87.0                             435
Montana ........:     515                    43.0                          22,145
North Dakota ...:     600                    42.5                          25,500
                :
United States ..:   1,175                    45.7                          53,756
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