Grain Exchange of Córdoba
Third Peanut Crop Estimate-2015/16
Special Report N°103. August 2016
In the first half of August, San Luis was the only province that harvested 100% of the crop, followed by Córdoba (89%) and, finally, La Pampa (43%).
For the third estimate, the average weighted yield for dry, in-shell and clean peanuts of the peanut-growing area covered by Córdoba, La Pampa and San Luis is 32 qq/hectare, amounting to 928,600 tons of in-shell production, 22% percent less than last year, and 670,600 tons of unshelled production.
The harvestable area is 289,370 hectares; 47,000 hectares were lost to climatic events.