New numbers indicate no real changes to the peanut yields from the 2019 crop. Tyron Spearman runs through the figures.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently raised its 2019/20 forecast of the U.S. peanut yield. According to Tyron Spearman, the new numbers rank second only to the record 2012/13 yield.
The final 2018 peanut production numbers indicate a lower yield for last year’s crop. Tyron Spearman has the details.
Everett Griner talks about efforts in improving peanut yield in today’s Agri View. Peanut Yield Success Fifty years ago a ton of peanuts per acre was a good yield for a farmer. Today, you could go broke with a yield like that. An average crop now is 2 tons per acre. Doubling the yield, on any crop, is quite an …