ND Dry Bean Production
October 11, 2018
According to the October USDA Crop Production report, North Dakota dry edible bean production is pegged at 11.1 million hundredweight. That's down 11 percent from the 2017 number of 12,392 million. Area for harvest is at 615,000 acres, down 10 percent from last year. Dry bean yield is down 10 pounds per acre from last year, estimated at 1,800 pounds per acre for 2018.