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 Mar 14, 2023

Commodity % Area Affected by Drought
Barley production47
Corn production31
Cotton production46
Durum Wheat production68
Peanut production19
Rice production20
Sorghum production88
Soybean production23
Spring Wheat production49
Sugarbeet production51
Sugarcane production65
Sunflower production41
Winter Wheat production53

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).