Table 2.  U. S. Soybean Planting Intentions, Actual Plantings, and Acres Harvested
Year Jan./Feb Intentions Marrch Intentions June Intentions Actual Harvested
Acreage
 
1975 57.5 56.6 54.6 54.600 53.8
1976 50.9 49.3 49.0 50.300 49.4
1977 53.1 55.7 59.0 59.000 57.6
1978 63.9 63.7 64.0 64.700 63.3
1979 66.3 68.8 71.6 71.400 70.3
1980 71.6 71.3 70.3 69.900 67.8
1981 ---- 69.8 68.5 67.500 66.2
1982 69.50 --- 72.2 70.900 69.4
1983 68.80 65.8b 63.3 63.800 62.5
1984 65.20 --- 68.0 67.800 66.1
1985 64.40 --- 63.3 63.100 61.6
1986 --- 62.0 61.8 60.400 58.3
1987 --- 56.9 58.7 58.180 57.172
1988 --- 58.0 58.5 58.840 57.373
1989 --- 61.7 61.3 60.820 59.282
1990 59.42 58.05 57.795 56.283
1991 58.5 57.12 59.78 59.180 58.169
1992 57.42 59.03 59.180 58.233
1993 59.30 61.58 60.085 57.307
1994 61.12 61.78 61.620 60.809
1995 61.45 63.105 62.495 61.544
1996 62.478 63.895 64.195 63.349
1997 68.800 70.850 70.005 69.110
1998 72.000 72.720 72.025 70.441
1999 73.105 74.205 73.730 72.446
2000 74.871 74.501 74.266 72.408
2001 76.657 75.416 74.075 72.975
2002 72.966 72.993 73.963 72.497
2003 73.182 73.653 73.404 72.476
2004 75.411 74.809 75.208 73.958
2005 73.910 73.103 72.032 71.251
2006 76.895 74.930 75.522 74.602
2007 67.140 64.081 64.741 64.146
2008 74.793 74.533 75.718 74.681
2009 76.024 77.483 77.451 76.372
2010 78.098 78.868 77.404 76.610
2011 76.609 75.208 75.046 73.776
2012 73.902 76.080 77.198 76.144
2013 77.126 77.728 76.840 76.253
2014 81.493 84.839 83.276 82.591
2015 84.635 85.139 82.650 81.732
2016 82.236 83.668 83.433 82.736
2017 89.482 89.513