CORRECTION to Dry Bean Stocks Report
March 29, 2017
The Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute reports dry bean stocks in North Dakota, as of December 31, 2016, were slightly above the previous year for black beans, but below last year for pinto and navy beans. Pinto bean stocks in North Dakota at the end of last year were estimated at 4.6 million hundredweight, down eight percent from the previous year. Navy stocks declined 12 percent to 1.26 million hundredweight, while black bean stocks increased from 1.03, to 1.07 million hundredweight. In a previous post, black bean stocks were inadvertently compared to 2015 stocks of pink beans.