Agrow is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

US maize area set for 60-year high

US farmers are expected to plant 90.5 million acres (36.6 million ha) of maize this year, according to the USDA's March survey of planting intentions. If fulfilled, the maize acreage would be 15.5% greater than in 2006 and the largest area for more than 60 years. The previous record crop of 95.5 million acres was planted in 1944, the USDA points out.

Advertisement

Topics

What to read next

Advertisement
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

AG027283

Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel