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At least one crop below must be checked. The % Moisture value may be changed if desired. The # of Yield Units/Acres value must be entered for every crop checked. For information about container net weights for fruit and vegetable crops see the Fruit and Vegetable Market News Users Guide of the Agricultural Marketing Service. Then click the button below to view the calculated nutrients removed for the crops selected.

Select Row Crop Common Name Scientific Name Nutrient
Information
Available
Acres (Optional) Yield Per Acre
(Required)
Yield Unit Lbs. Per Yield Unit % Moisture
(editable)
Barley-2 row, for grain Hordeum vulgare N,P,K bu 48 %
Barley-2 row, for straw Hordeum vulgare N,P,K lb straw/bu grain 72 %
Barley-6 row, for grain (excluding Pacific Coast) Hordeum vulgare N,P,K bu 48 %
Barley-6 row, for grain (Pacific coast only) Hordeum vulgare N,P,K bu 48 %
Barley-6 row, for straw Hordeum vulgare N,P,K lb straw/bu grain 72 %
Buckwheat (ordinary cultivars), for grain Fagopyrum sp. N,P,K bu 48 %
Buckwheat (ordinary cultivars), for straw Fagopyrum sp. N,P,K ton 2000 %
Canola, for seed Brassica sp. N,P,K cwt 100 %
Canola, for straw Brassica sp. N lb straw/cwt grain 236 %
Corn-Field, for grain (shelled, yellow dent, grade #1) Zea mays ssp. mays N,P,K bu 56 %
Corn-Field, for stover (yield less than 95 bu/acre, mature, without ear, dry) Zea mays ssp. mays N,P,K lb stover/bu grain 56 %
Corn-Field, for stover (yield more than 95 bu/acre, mature, without ear, dry) Zea mays ssp. mays N,P,K lb stover/bu grain 70 %
Corn-Popcorn, for grain Zea mays ssp. mays N,P bu 50 %
Corn-Popcorn, for stover (mature, without ear, dry) Zea mays ssp. mays N,P,K lb stover/bu grain 56 %
Flax, for seed LInum usitatissimum N,P,K bu 56 %
Flax, for straw LInum usitatissimum N,P,K lb straw/bu grain 80 %
Millet-Foxtail, for grain Setaria italica N,P,K bu 50 %
Millet-Foxtail, for straw Setaria italica N,K ton 2000 %
Millet-Pearl, for grain Pennisetum glaucum N,P,K bu 50 %
Millet-Pearl, for straw Pennisetum glaucum N,K lb straw/lb grain 1 %
Millet-Proso, for grain Panicum miliaceum N,P,K bu 56 %
Millet-Proso, for straw Panicum miliaceum N,K lb straw/bu grain 84 %
Oat, for grain (not including Pacific Coast) Avena sativa N,P,K bu 32 %
Oat, for grain (Pacific coast) Avena sativa N,P,K bu 32 %
Oat, straw (not including Pacific coast) Avena sativa N,P,K lb straw/bu grain 44 %
Oat, straw (Pacific Coast) Avena sativa N,P,K lb straw/bu grain 44 %
Rice, for straw Oryza sativa N,P,K lb straw/cwt grain 100 %
Rice-Rough, for grain Oryza sativa N,P,K cwt 100 %
Rye, for grain Secale cereale N,P,K bu 56 %
Rye, for straw Secale cereale N,P,K lb straw/bu grain 87 %
Safflower, for seed Carthamus tinctorius N,P,K cwt 100 %
Sorghum, for grain Sorghum bicolor N,P,K bu 56 %
Sorghum, for stover Sorghum bicolor N,P,K lb straw/bu grain 56 %
Sorghum/Sudangrass, for grain Sorghum bicolor ssp. drummondii N bu 40 %
Sorghum/Sudangrass, for straw Sorghum bicolor ssp. drummondii N ton 2000 %
Soybean, for grain Glycine max N,P,K bu 60 %
Soybean, for straw Glycine max N,P,K lb straw/bu grain 96 %
Sunflower, for seed (with hull, confection type) Helianthus annuus N,P,K cwt 100 %
Sunflower, for seed (with hull, oil type) Helianthus annuus N,P,K cwt 100 %
Sunflower, for stover (yield less than 500 lb/acre) Helianthus annuus N,P,K lb stover/cwt fruit 100 %
Sunflower, for stover (yield more than 500 lb/acre) Helianthus annuus N,P,K lb stover/cwt fruit 150 %
Triticale, for grain X Triticosecale rimpaui N,P,K bu 48 %
Wheat-Bread-Hard Red Spring, for grain Triticum aestivum N,P,K bu 60 %
Wheat-Bread-Hard Red Winter, for grain Triticum aestivum N,P,K bu 60 %
Wheat-Bread-Soft Red Winter, for grain Triticum aestivum N,P,K bu 60 %
Wheat-Bread-Soft White Winter, for grain Triticum aestivum N,P,K bu 60 %
Wheat-Durum, for grain Triticum durum N,P,K bu 60 %
Wheat-Spelt, for grain Triticum spelta N,P bu 40 %
Wheat-Spelt, for straw Triticum spelta N lb straw/bu grain 80 %
Wheat-Spring including Durum, for straw Triticum sp. N,P,K lb straw/bu grain 80 %
Wheat-Winter, for straw Triticum sp. N,P,K lb straw/bu grain 92 %
Wildrice, for grain Zizania palustris N,P,K lb of caryopsis 1 %
Wildrice, for straw Zizania palustris N,P,K lb straw/lb grain 1 %


At least one crop above must be checked. The % Moisture value may be changed if desired. The # of Yield Units/Acres value must be entered for every crop checked. For information about container net weights for fruit and vegetable crops from the Fruit and Vegetable Market News Users Guide of the Agricultural Marketing Service http://www.ams.usda.gov/fv/mncs/index.htm. Then click the button below to view the calculated nutrients removed for the crops selected.