- On April 21, 2021
USDA’s recent National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) Prospective Plantings report reveals producers intend to plant an estimated 91.1 million acres of corn in 2021, up less than 1% from last year, and 87.6 million acres of soybeans, up 5% from last year. All wheat planted area for 2021 is estimated at 46.4 million acres, up 5% from 2020. All cotton planted area for 2021 is estimated at 12.0 million acres, down less than 1 percent from last year. Read the full report here.