Commodity Blog

Jun 2 2021

Initial Production and Yield Forecasts for Corn and Soybeans Now Available!

Wish you were more prepared for upcoming WASDE reports? Look no further, Barchart is here to help. Our initial 2021 Yield and Production forecasts for U.S. corn and soybeans are now available..and they both indicate downside risk to the USDA’s projected figures from May’s WASDE report.

Released for free to the public on the first Tuesday of each month during the growing season, and available to clients through daily updates, our Crop Production and Yield Forecasts allow users to get insights to guide their business decisions ahead of the traditional USDA WASDE report.

Barchart’s end of season U.S. corn production is forecast at 14.4B bu with a yield of 173.2 bu/ac, which compares to the USDA’s 15.0B bu of production and 179.5 bu/ac yield. Our end of season U.S. soybean production is forecast at 4.3B bu with a yield of 49.3 bu/ac, which compares to the USDA’s 4.4B bu of production and 50.8 bu/ac yield.

To unlock access to Barchart’s insights on crop production and yield, sign-up for our free U.S. Crop Production Report, access daily updates by subscribing to cmdtyView Pro, or use our enterprise-grade APIs. While you’re here, we wanted to let you know that starting on July 6th, you can also receive Canadian Crop Production and Yield Forecasts so you can fully understand the complete supply-side picture of North American grain. Sign up for our free Canadian Crop Production Report now.


Our press release we just issued includes even more info, so be sure to read the full announcement here. You can also drop us a line at cmdty@barchart.com or reach out here to learn more about any of our services.

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