Old crop corn stocks in all positions on September 1 totaled 211 million bushels, up 8 percent from September 1, 2009, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service, Nebraska Field Office.


Old crop corn stocks in all positions on September 1 totaled 211 million bushels, up 8 percent from September 1, 2009, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service, Nebraska Field Office. Of the total stocks, 48 million bushels are stored on farm, down 28 percent from a year ago. Off-farm holdings of 163 million bushels are up 26 percent from 2009.

 

Old crop soybeans stored in all positions totaled 9.2 million bushels, up 12 percent from last year. On-farm stocks totaled 1.2 million bushels, down 8 percent from 2009. Off-farm stocks of 8 million bushels are up 15 percent from last year’s holdings.

 

Wheat stored in all positions totaled 95.8 million bushels, up 19 percent from a year ago and the highest since 1999. On-farm stocks of 9.5 million bushels are down 21 percent from 2009. Off-farm stocks, at 86.3 million bushels, are up 27 percent from last year and the highest since 1987.

 

Old crop sorghum stored in all positions totaled 2.8 million bushels, down 13 percent from last year. On-farm stocks of 800 thousand bushels are up 33 percent from a year ago while off-farm stocks, at 2 million bushels, are down 24 percent from 2009 and the lowest since 1996.