FAO/GIEWS - Food Outlook No.4, September1998 - Appendix tables

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Table A.11 – UNITED STATES: PLANTED ACREAGE FOR 1998 SPRING CROPS


1998 Planted acreage Change 1998 over 1997
1998 Planted acreage Change 1998 over 1997

( million ha. ) (percentage)
(. million ha. .) (percentage)
Coarse grains

Other Crops
 



Wheat 26.63 -7.3
Maize 32.70 0.7 - winter (18.96) (-3.1)
Sorghum 3.61 -11.7 - spring (7.67) (-16.3)
Oats 2.02 -3.4 Rice 1.30 5.2
Barley 2.61 -6.7 Soybean 29.43 2.6



All cotton 5.23 -6.3
TOTAL 40.94 -1.2 Sunflowerseed 1.38 16.0

SOURCE: USDA: Prospective Plantings, 30 June 1998.

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