USDA October Production Report

U.S. Cotton Crop, 2017-18

 

PLANTED

ACRES

Thou. 1/

HARV.

ACRES

Thou.

YIELD PER

HARV.

ACRE

Lb.

5-YEAR

AVG.

YIELD

Lb.

480-

POUND

BALES

Thou.

UPLAND

         

SOUTHEAST

2,534 

2,499

928

904

4,830 

   Alabama

435 

428

976

899

870 

   Florida

100 

98

931

839

190 

   Georgia

1,290 

1,280

900

936

2,400 

   North Carolina

375 

365

921

877

700 

   South Carolina

250 

245

940

791

480 

   Virginia

84 

83

1,099

967

190 

MID-SOUTH

1,945 

1,915

1,112

1,067

4,435 

   Arkansas

445 

438

1,096

1,096

1,000 

   Louisiana

220 

215

982

1,038

440 

   Mississippi

630 

625

1,152

1,135

1,500 

   Missouri

305 

297

1,220

1,051

755 

   Tennessee

345 

340

1,045

957

740 

SOUTHWEST

7,573 

6,446

757

665

10,170 

   Kansas

93 

91

1,002

815

190 

   Oklahoma

580 

555

848

776

980 

   Texas

6,900 

5,800

745

659

9,000 

WEST

320 

303

1,510

1,516

953 

   Arizona

160 

158

1,574

1,503

518 

   California

91 

90

1,760

1,771

330 

   New Mexico

69 

55

916

982

105 

TOTAL UPLAND

12,372 

11,163

877

824

20,388 

TOTAL ELS

247 

242

1,441

1,478

727 

   Arizona

15 

15

894

929

27 

   California

210 

208

1,528

1,569

662 

   New Mexico

7

800

874

12 

   Texas

14 

13

998

917

26 

ALL COTTON

12,619 

11,405

889

839

21,115 

Source: USDA-NASS October Crop Production Report.

1/ Revised from USDA-NASS June Acreage Report.