Welcome to the United States Agricultural Commodities in Drought website. This site will provide information about the percentage of various U.S. agricultural commodities being affected by drought. All drought information is derived from the U.S. Drought Monitor. This information is presented in a number of formats as listed below.
View the weekly PDF produced by the USDA. This document contains maps and other statistics.
All values listed below are percentages.
View tabular data for the percent of the crop or livestock area classified by the U.S. Drought Monitor categories.
View a data graph for the percent of the crop or livestock area classified by the U.S. Drought Monitor categories.
View a national map of the crop or livestock area overlaid with the drought extent as determined by the U.S. Drought Monitor.
View a time series animation of the weekly maps. Choose from multiple time periods.
The National Drought Mitigation Center
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
3310 Holdrege Street
P.O. Box 830988
Lincoln, NE 68583-0988
phone: (402) 472-6707
fax: (402) 472-2946