Kansas 2013 Crop Values Down 4 Percent
Kansas Ag Connection - 02/17/2014
The total value of the 2013 crop production in Kansas is estimated at $7.79 billion, a 4 percent decrease from the 2012 total of $8.08 billion, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service.
Value of production for each crop is computed by multiplying the marketing year average price by the production.\
The total value of all wheat production is $2.22 billion, down 22 percent from $2.83 billion in 2012. The total value of corn for grain is $2.31 billion, down 13 percent from $2.67 billion in 2012.
The total value of soybeans, at $1.59 billion, is up 30 perecent from $1.23 billion last year.