August 18, 2022

PLANTING PROGRESSING AHEAD OF AVERAGE PACE

Corn Planting 5-8-2016Soybean Planting 5-8-2016

Despite weather issues in some parts of the country, overall planting progress is moving ahead of the 5-year average but slightly behind last year’s pace.

Corn planting is 64% complete vs. 69% last year and 50% on average.  Emergence is benefiting from warm weather as 27% of the corn crop has emerged vs. 23% last year and 17% on average.

Soybean planting is also moving ahead with 23% of the crop planted vs. 26% last year and 17% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 62% TW vs. 61% LW, 44% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 64% TW vs. 45% LW, 69% LY, 50% AVG
Corn Emerged 27% TW vs. 13% LW, 23% LY, 17% AVG
Soybean Planted 23% TW vs. 8% LW, 26% LY, 16% AVG
Milo Planted 30% TW vs. 23% LW, 31% LY, 31% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 57% TW vs. 42% LW, 52% LY, 44% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 77% TW vs. 54% LW, 84% LY, 51% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 39% TW vs. 22% LW, 47% LY, 25% AVG

 

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