NEBRASKA GRAIN STOCKS

Lincoln, NE – Nebraska corn stocks in all positions on June 1, 2016 totaled 540 million bushels, up 18 percent from 2015, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Of the total, 285 million bushels are stored on farms, up 30 percent from a year ago. Off-farm stocks, at 255 million bushels, are up 8 percent from last year.

Soybeans stored in all positions totaled 73.6 million bushels, up 37 percent from last year. On-farm stocks of 23.0 million bushels are up 53 percent from a year ago. Off-farm stocks of 50.6 million bushels are up 30 percent from 2015.

Wheat stored in all positions totaled 30.1 million bushels, up 74 percent from a year ago. On-farm stocks of 1.00 million bushels are down 9 percent from a year ago while off-farm stocks of 29.1 million bushels are up 80 percent from last year.

Sorghum stored in all positions totaled 3.70 million bushels, up 134 percent from 2015. On-farm stocks of 400,000 bushels are up 54 percent, while off farm holdings of 3.30 million bushels are up 150 percent from last year.

On-farm oats totaled 360,000 bushels, down 14 percent from 2015.
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