What is the corn capital of the US?

What are the top 5 corn producing states?

Iowa produced the most corn in the United States in 2020 followed by Illinois & Nebraska. Four states produced over 1 billion bushels of corn in 2020: Iowa, Illinois, Nebraska, & Minnesota. These 4 states accounted for roughly 54% of the production in the U.S.

Is Illinois known for corn?

What state produces the most corn? In 2020 Iowa produced 2.3 billion bushels of corn, making it the #1 producer of corn in the United States. Illinois produced 2.1 million bushels making it the 2nd most productive corn state.

What country eats the most corn?

Consumption of corn worldwide in 2020/2021, by country (in million bushels)*

Characteristic Consumption in million bushels
United States 12,025
China 11,299
EU-27 3,130
Brazil 2,766

What country grows the best corn?

In that year, the United States was the largest producer of corn with a production volume amounting to about 360.25 million metric tons. China and Brazil rounded off the top corn producing countries.

Is corn grown in all 50 states?

Why does corn have the most acres of any major crop in the U.S.? It can be grown in nearly every State in the U.S.

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