WEEKLY CROP PROGRESS 6/13/21

June 13, 2021

Crop condition scores slid lower last week as the hot and dry weather was hard on corn and soybeans.  Corn conditions suffered double digit losses in Iowa and Minnesota.  Soybean conditions dropped substantially in Iowa, Illinois, and Minnesota.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)  
Corn Conditions G/E: 68% TW vs. 72% LW, 71% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 62% TW vs. 67% LW, 72% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 74% TW vs. 74% LW, 48% LY
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 48% TW vs. 50% LW, 50% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 37% TW vs. 38% LW, 81% LY
Crop Progress Summary  
Corn Emerged 96% TW vs. 90% LW, 94% LY, 91% AVG
Soybean Planted 94% TW vs. 90% LW, 92% LY, 88% AVG
Soybean Emerged 86% TW vs. 76% LW, 79% LY, 74% AVG
Milo Planted 72% TW vs. 52% LW, 77% LY, 75% AVG
Milo Headed 13% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 16% LY, 16% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 92% TW vs. 85% LW, 90% LY, 92% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 4% TW vs. 2% LW, 14% LY, 15% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 96% TW vs. 90% LW, 93% LY, 95% AVG
Spring Wheat Headed 8% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 4% LY, 6% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS  

 

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June 6, 2021

The initial soybean condition scores came in a little below expectations at 67% good-excellent.  Hot and dry conditions also took their toll on corn conditions as they dropped to 72% good-excellent vs. 76% last week and 75% last year.

Progress continues to move along ahead of the 5-year average pace.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 72% TW vs. 76% LW, 75% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 67% TW vs. NA LW, 72% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 74% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 55% LY
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 50% TW vs. 48% LW, 51% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 45% TW vs. NA LW, NA LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Emerged 90% TW vs. 81% LW, 87% LY, 82% AVG
Soybean Planted 90% TW vs. 84% LW, 84% LY, 79% AVG
Soybean Emerged 76% TW vs. 62% LW, 65% LY, 59% AVG
Milo Planted 52% TW vs. 41% LW, 62% LY, 59% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 85% TW vs. 79% LW, 84% LY, 86% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 2% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 6% LY, 7% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 66% TW vs. 47% LW, 48% LY, 56% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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May 30, 2021

The May 30th Weekly Crop Progress report featured the first look at corn condition scores.  The scores reflect the national crop is off to a good start as it is rated 76% good-excellent overall which is strong even compared to last year’s start at 74% good-excellent.

Corn planting is almost done at 95% complete vs. 92% last year and 87% on average.  Corn emerged is 81% vs. 76% last year and 70% on average.

Soybean planting is 84% complete vs. 74% last year and 67% on average.  Soybeans emerged are at 62% vs. 50% last year and 42% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 76% TW vs. NA LW, 74% LY
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 48% TW vs. 47% LW, 51% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 43% TW vs. 45% LW, 80% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 95% TW vs. 90% LW, 92% LY, 87% AVG
Corn Emerged 81% TW vs. 64% LW, 76% LY, 70% AVG
Soybean Planted 84% TW vs. 75% LW, 74% LY, 67% AVG
Soybean Emerged 62% TW vs. 41% LW, 50% LY, 42% AVG
Milo Planted 41% TW vs. 33% LW, 48% LY, 45% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 79% TW vs. 67% LW, 76% LY, 78% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 97% TW vs. 94% LW, 90% LY, 93% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 80% TW vs. 66% LW, 65% LY, 73% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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May 23, 2021

Weekly crop progress reports that corn and soybean planting and emergence continue to make rapid progress.  Weekly condition scores have not begun reporting nationally yet.

Corn planting is almost done at 90% complete vs. 87% last year and 80% on average.  Corn emerged is 64% this week vs. 61% last year and 54% on average.

Soybean planting is moving along quickly at 75% complete this week vs. 63% last year and 54% on average.  The warmer temperatures have improved emergence at 41% this week vs. 33% last year and 25% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 47% TW vs. 48% LW, 54% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 45% TW vs. NA LW, NA LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 90% TW vs. 80% LW, 87% LY, 80% AVG
Corn Emerged 64% TW vs. 41% LW, 61% LY, 54% AVG
Soybean Planted 75% TW vs. 61% LW, 63% LY, 54% AVG
Soybean Emerged 41% TW vs. 20% LW, 33% LY, 25% AVG
Milo Planted 33% TW vs. 27% LW, 38% LY, 37% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 67% TW vs. 53% LW, 66% LY, 69% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 94% TW vs. 85% LW, 78% LY, 85% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 66% TW vs. 47% LW, 48% LY, 56% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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Weekly crop progress reported the rapid planting pace continues across the country with many areas nearing completion.  Corn planting is 80% complete nationwide vs. 78% last year and 68% on average.

Soybean planting is also moving along very quickly and is reported 61% complete vs. 51% last year and 37% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 48% TW vs. 49% LW, 52% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 80% TW vs. 67% LW, 78% LY, 68% AVG
Corn Emerged 41% TW vs. 20% LW, 40% LY, 35% AVG
Soybean Planted 61% TW vs. 42% LW, 51% LY, 37% AVG
Soybean Emerged 20% TW vs. 10% LW, 16% LY, 12% AVG
Milo Planted 27% TW vs. 22% LW, 31% LY, 32% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 53% TW vs. 38% LW, 54% LY, 58% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 85% TW vs. 70% LW, 57% LY, 71% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 47% TW vs. 29% LW, 28% LY, 36% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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Producers took advantage of the open weather to make big strides in planting progress last week.  Corn planting was reported to be 67% complete vs. 65% last year and 52% on average.

Soybean planting is also moving along quickly and is reported 42% complete vs. 36% last year and 22% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 49% TW vs. 48% LW, 53% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 67% TW vs. 46% LW, 65% LY, 52% AVG
Corn Emerged 20% TW vs. 8% LW, 22% LY, 19% AVG
Soybean Planted 42% TW vs. 24% LW, 36% LY, 22% AVG
Soybean Emerged 10% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 6% LY, 4% AVG
Milo Planted 22% TW vs. 20% LW, 27% LY, 28% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 38% TW vs. 27% LW, 42% LY, 46% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 70% TW vs. 49% LW, 40% LY, 51% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 29% TW vs. 14% LW, 15% LY, 20% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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