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GRAIN STOCKS – SEPTEMBER 1, 2016

ARIZONA

Off-farm corn stocks in Arizona on September 1, 2016 were 1.20 million bushels, according to the September 1 Agricultural Survey and September Grain Stocks Report conducted by the Mountain Regional Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Off-farm all wheat stocks in Arizona on September 1, 2016 were 6.03 million bushels, down 13 percent from September 1, 2015. Other Arizona grain stocks were not published separately to avoid disclosing data for individual operations.

COLORADO

All corn stocks in Colorado on September 1, 2016 were 22.13 million bushels, up 98 percent from September 1, 2015, according to the September 1 Agricultural Survey and September Grain Stocks Report conducted by the Mountain Regional Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. All corn stocks stored on farms amounted to 13.00 million bushels, compared to 3.50 million bushels a year ago. All corn stored off farms amounted to 9.13 million bushels, up 19 percent from a year ago. Off-farm sorghum stocks were 623,000 bushels, compared to 36,000 bushels on September 1, 2015. Off-farm barley stocks totaled 5.85 million bushels, up 46 percent from last year. All wheat stocks in Colorado on September 1, 2016 were 95.37 million bushels, up 24 percent from September 1, 2015. All wheat stocks stored on farms amounted to 35.00 million bushels, up 25 percent from a year ago. All wheat stored off farms amounted to 60.37 million bushels, up 23 percent from a year ago. Other Colorado grain stocks were not published separately to avoid disclosing data for individual operations.

MONTANA

Off-farm corn stocks in Montana on September 1, 2016 were 28,000 bushels, down 22 percent from September 1, 2015, according to the September 1 Agricultural Survey and September Grain Stocks Report conducted by the Mountain Regional Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. All oat stocks in Montana were estimated at 1.05 million bushels, down 6 percent from last year. On-farm oat stocks were 900,000 bushels, down 18 percent from a year ago. Oats stored off-farm were 153,000 bushels, compared to 24,000 bushels last year. Montana barley stocks in all positions on September 1, 2016 were 50.98 million bushels, up 12 percent from a year ago. Barley stored on farms totaled 39.00 million bushels, up 20 percent from last year. Off-farm barley stocks were down 8 percent from a year ago to 11.98 million bushels. All wheat stocks in Montana on September 1, 2016 were 199.28 million bushels, up 6 percent from September 1, 2015. All wheat stocks stored on farms amounted to 162.00 million bushels, up 5 percent from a year ago. All wheat stored off farms amounted to 37.28 million bushels, up 10 percent from a year ago. Durum wheat stocks on September 1, 2016 were 24.48 million bushels, up 52 percent from a year ago. Durum wheat stocks stored on farms amounted to 23.00 million bushels, up 64 percent from a year ago. Durum wheat stored off farms amounted to 1.48 million bushels, down 30 percent from a year ago. Other Montana grain stocks were not published separately to avoid disclosing data for individual operations

NEW MEXICO

Off-farm all wheat stocks in New Mexico on September 1, 2016 were 678,000 bushels, according to the September 1 Agricultural Survey and September Grain Stocks Report conducted by the Mountain Regional Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service. Other New Mexico grain stocks were not published separately to avoid disclosing data for individual operations.

UTAH

Off-farm barley stocks in Utah on September 1, 2016 were 327,000 bushels, down 18 percent from September 1, 2015, according to the September 1 Agricultural Survey and September Grain Stocks Report conducted by the Mountain Regional Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Off-farm all wheat stocks in Utah on September 1, 2016 were 5.42 million bushels, down 16 percent from last year. Other Utah grain stocks were not published separately to avoid disclosing data for individual operations.

WYOMING

Off-farm corn stocks were 269,000 bushels on September 1, 2016 according to the September 1 Agricultural Survey and September Grain Stocks Report conducted by the Mountain Regional Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Off-farm barley stocks totaled 6.70 million bushels, up 23 percent from September 1, 2015 Off-farm all wheat stocks in Wyoming on September 1, 2016 were 1.98 million bushels. Other Wyoming grain stocks were not published separately to avoid disclosing data for individual operations.

UNITED STATES

Old crop corn stocks in all positions on September 1, 2016 totaled 1.74 billion bushels, up slightly from September 1, 2015. Of the total stocks, 627 million bushels are stored on farms, up 6 percent from a year earlier. Off-farm stocks, at 1.11 billion bushels, are down 2 percent from a year ago. The June – August 2016 indicated disappearance is 2.97 billion bushels, compared with 2.72 billion bushels during the same period last year.

Old crop grain sorghum stored in all positions on September 1, 2016 totaled 36.6 million bushels, up 99 percent from a year ago. Onfarm stocks, at 3.76 million bushels, are up 98 percent from last year. Off-farm stocks, at 32.9 million bushels, are up 99 percent from September 1, 2015. The June – August 2016 indicated disappearance from all positions is 53.7 million bushels, up 238 percent from the same period a year ago.

Oats stored in all positions on September 1, 2016 totaled 78.7 million bushels, 16 percent below the stocks on September 1, 2015. Of the total stocks on hand, 37.2 million bushels are stored on farms, 22 percent lower than a year ago. Off-farm stocks totaled 41.5 million bushels, 10 percent below the previous year. Indicated disappearance during June – August 2016 totaled 42.9 million bushels, compared with 49.4 million bushels during the same period a year ago

Barley stocks in all positions on September 1, 2016 totaled 230 million bushels, up 5 percent from September 1, 2015. On-farm stocks are estimated at 130 million bushels, 4 percent below a year ago. Off-farm stocks, at 99.6 million bushels, are 20 percent above September 2015. The June – August 2016 indicated disappearance is 71.5 million bushels, 8 percent below the same period a year earlier.

All wheat stored in all positions on September 1, 2016 totaled 2.53 billion bushels, up 21 percent from a year ago. On-farm stocks are estimated at 726 million bushels, up 12 percent from last September. Off-farm stocks, at 1.80 billion bushels, are up 24 percent from a year ago. The June – August 2016 indicated disappearance is 758 million bushels, up 6 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Durum wheat stocks in all positions on September 1, 2016 totaled 92.0 million bushels, up 24 percent from a year ago. On-farm stocks, at 65.5 million bushels, are up 46 percent from September 1, 2015. Off-farm stocks totaled 26.5 million bushels, down 9 percent from a year ago. The June – August 2016 indicated disappearance of 40.0 million bushels is up 12 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Old crop soybeans stored in all positions on September 1, 2016 totaled 197 million bushels, up 3 percent from September 1, 2015. Soybean stocks stored on farms totaled 41.6 million bushels, down 16 percent from a year ago. Off-farm stocks, at 155 million bushels, are up 10 percent from last September. Indicated disappearance for June – August 2016 totaled 675 million bushels, up 55 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Old crop sunflower stocks in all positions on September 1, 2016 totaled 414 million pounds, up 74 percent from a year ago. All stocks stored on farms totaled 62.4 million pounds and off-farm stocks totaled 351 million pounds. Stocks of oil type sunflower seed are 235 million pounds; of this total, 37.8 million pounds are on-farm stocks and 197 million pounds are off-farm stocks. Non-oil sunflower stocks totaled 179 million pounds, with 24.6 million pounds stored on the farm and 154 million pounds stored off the farm

For a full copy of the Grain Stocks report please visit www.nass.usda.gov.

For state specific questions please contact:

  • Arizona – Dave DeWalt 1-800-645-7286
  • Colorado – William R. Meyer 1-800-392-3202
  • Montana – Eric Sommer 1-800-835-2612
  • New Mexico – Longino Bustillos 1-800-530-8810
  • Utah – John Hilton 1-800-747-8522
  • Wyoming – Rhonda Brandt 1-800-892-1660