Positive Outlook For Grain Crops In Kentucky In 2024

Kentucky is wrapping up a good year with grain crops, with increased yields in corn, soybeans, and wheat.

University of Kentucky Ag Economist Dr. Grant Gardner says the grain market saw a correction in 2023.

click to download audioGardner says corn yields were up in 2023 in Kentucky, but prices dropped.

click to download audioHe adds soybean production was the lowest since 2019.

click to download audioUK Ag Economist Dr. Grant Gardner says 2023 was a record year for wheat production.

click to download audioHe adds 2024 looks to be a more typical year for grain crops.

click to download audioGardner provided the grain crop report during the Agriculture Economic update at the Kentucky Farm Bureau meeting November 30.