United States wheat production was downgraded to 2.008 billion bushels in the September 30 Small Grains Report and 9% lower than 2010. Wheat is comprised of winter wheat, spring wheat and durum.
Winter wheat production was very slightly reduced (less than 1 percent) to 1.494 billion bushels, finishing virtually the same as 2010. Spring wheat production was very disappointing, however, down 25% from last year and 463 million bushels. Adding durum , 52 million bushels, raises the harvest total to 2 billion bushels... subscribers continue to full story...