Ag Around the Nation: Top corn producing states in the U.S. COPY1
Every year, the United States produces 388 million metric tons of corn, by far the most of any other country in the world.
There are more than 300,000 corn farms in the U.S. that help produce about one-third of the world’s corn. The United States not only grows more corn than any other country, it also consumes more corn than any other country.
The top corn producing states in the country are Iowa, Illinois and Nebraska. Here is an interactive look at the corn belt.