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The United States is a significant producer of rye. The 2011 rye crop totaled more than 6.3 million bushels and was valued at approximately $49 million. The marketing year average price in the U.S. in 2011 was $7.77 per bushel, an increase of just over $2.50 from the previous year.

Much of the U.S. rye production takes place in Georgia and Oklahoma. In 2011, Georgia produced 945,000 bushels of rye, and Oklahoma produced 825,000 bushels. Production in both Georgia and Oklahoma was down relative to the previous year. (NASS 2012)  June 2012 ... Rye

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