Cereal and oilseed rape harvest: final estimates - 2023

Final estimates of area, yield and production for winter and spring barley, wheat, oats and oilseed rape, for the 2023 harvest.

Data sources and more information

Data sources

The 2023 final estimates of yield and production are based on land use areas estimated from the Agricultural Census and production results from the Cereal Survey 2023.


More detailed methodology information is available in the Methodology.

Related statistics

Cereal and oilseed rape harvest statistical releases (Scotland)

Agriculture, fisheries and rural statistics publications (Scotland)

Crops - agricultural land use, crop areas, yields and production (England and the United Kingdom)

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