October 16, 2018

WEEKLY CROP PROGRESS

Weekly Crop Progress reported another very active week for producers around the country.  While national progress has caught up to or exceeded the average pace, Minnesota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin are the notable exceptions.

Corn planting is 62% complete vs. 68% last year and 62% on average.

Soybean planting is 35% complete vs. 29% last year and 26% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 36% TW vs. 34% LW, 51% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 62% TW vs. 39% LW, 68% LY, 63% AVG
Corn Emerged 28% TW vs. 8% LW, 29% LY, 27% AVG
Soybean Planted 35% TW vs. 15% LW, 29% LY, 26% AVG
Soybean Emerged 10% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 7% LY, 6% AVG
Milo Planted 32% TW vs. 29% LW, 32% LY, 33% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 45% TW vs. 33% LW, 61% LY, 53% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 58% TW vs. 30% LW, 75% LY, 67% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 14% TW vs. 4% LW, 37% LY, 36% AVG

 

You can read the complete NASS report here

Graphics courtesy of Advance Trading Inc