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2018 Update

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Virtual Breakfast - MSU Extension specialists and educators are teaming up for a series of “Virtual Breakfast” meetings. These 30-minute online meetings feature discussions of current field and weather conditions, timely crop production tips and the latest information on emerging issues likely to affect growers across the state. The live, online meetings will run 6:30–7 a.m. every Thursday from April 26 to June 21, and every other Thursday from July 12 to Aug. 30, 2018. Participants can join using their computer, mobile device or regular phone line. Follow the Zoom link at to join online, or call in by dialing 669-900-6833, Meeting ID: 552-324-349. Click here to view recordings of previous Virtual Breakfast meetings.

2018 Recap

According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Crop Production report for 2018, corn for grain production is estimated at 14.6 billion bushels nationally and 315 million bushels in Michigan . The average yield in the United States is estimated at 178.9 bushels per acre while the average yield in Michigan is estimated at 166 bushels per acre. 

USDA Annual Crop Production Report - 201720162015201420132012
USDA Crop Values Summary - 201720162015201420132012
World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates


Helpful Links

Michigan Corn Performance Trials Database
Field-to-Market Fieldprint Calculator
Corn Nitrogen Rate Calculator
IRM Refuge Calculator
Corn Produ ction by State (2014 - 2018)
Corn Production by MI  County (2013 - 2017)