Row Crops

Agricultural statistics are presented in table, graph and map form below. For related resources on monitoring, managing and planning for agricultural drought, scroll down or click here.

Agriculture Affected by Drought for Apr 9, 2024

Commodity % Area Affected by Drought
Barley production16
Corn production23
Cotton production11
Durum Wheat production23
Peanut production1
Rice production14
Sorghum production14
Soybean production22
Spring Wheat production26
Sugarbeet production15
Sugarcane production0
Sunflower production5
Winter Wheat production18

Data Table

Data Table

View data tables for the percent of each crop or livestock area affected by drought, organized by U.S. Drought Monitor category, state and week.

Time Series

Data Graph

View time series graphs for the percent of each crop or livestock area affected by drought over time, organized by U.S. Drought Monitor category and state.


Map Viewer

View a national map of each crop or livestock area overlaid with current drought conditions on the most recent the U.S. Drought Monitor.

  • USDA Crop Progress & Conditions Reports – Access state-level reports on harvesting progress, soil moisture, pasture and livestock and crop conditions.
  • USDA Weekly Weather & Crop Bulletin – Check out weather and crop conditions each week, both nationally and with state-by-state detail.
  • Additional Crop Weather Resources – Learn more about current weather conditions, forecasts and irrigation schedules.
  • CMOR – Use Condition Monitoring Observer Reports (CMOR) to tell us how drought is affecting you and to see what others are saying (photos are encouraged but optional).