Table 1 
June preliminary estimates of principal field crop areas 

June preliminary estimates of principal field crop areas
  2015 2016 20171 p 2015 to 2016 2016 to 2017
  thousands of acresthousands of acresthousands of acres % change% change
Total wheat (including winter wheat remaining)2 24,111 23,212 22,361 -3.7 -3.7
Durum wheat 5,820 6,190 5,205 6.4 -15.9
Spring wheat 17,013 15,404 15,791 -9.5 2.5
Winter wheat3 1,278 1,618 1,365 26.6 -15.6
Barley 6,527 6,390 5,771 -2.1 -9.7
Canary seed 325 260 255 -20.0 -1.9
Canola 20,665 20,367 22,837 -1.4 12.1
Chick peas 115 160 135 39.1 -15.6
Corn for grain 3,275 3,325 3,576 1.5 7.5
Dry beans 260 277 307 6.5 10.9
Dry field peas 3,680 4,239 4,093 15.2 -3.4
Fall Rye 259 329 260 27.1 -20.9
Flaxseed 1,640 935 1,040 -43.0 11.2
Lentils 4,035 5,860 4,405 45.2 -24.8
Mustard seed 345 525 380 52.2 -27.6
Oats 3,337 2,834 3,220 -15.1 13.6
Soybeans 5,441 5,467 7,282 0.5 33.2
Summerfallow 2,560 1,990 2,170 -22.3 9.0
Sunflower seed 100 70 50 -30.0 -28.6
p
preliminary
Note(s):
  • The estimates in this table have been rounded to the nearest thousand. The percentage changes reflect the unrounded estimates, which are available in CANSIM.
  • Wheat types may not add up to total wheat as result of rounding.
Source(s):
CANSIM table 001-0017.
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