October 3, 2022

WEEKLY CROP PROGRESS 9/25/22

September 25th Crop Progress Report

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)  
Corn Conditions G/E: 52% TW vs. 52% LW, 59% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 55% TW vs. 55% LW, 58% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 22% TW vs. 20% LW, 56% LY
Crop Progress Summary  
Corn Dented 92% TW vs. 87% LW, 96% LY, 94% AVG
Corn Mature 58% TW vs. 40% LW, 72% LY, 61% AVG
Corn Harvested 12% TW vs. 7% LW, 17% LY, 14% AVG
Soybean Dropping Leaves 63% TW vs. 42% LW, 73% LY, 65% AVG
Soybean Harvested 8% TW vs. 3% LW, 15% LY, 13% AVG
Milo Coloring 91% TW vs. 85% LW, 95% LY, 94% AVG
Milo Mature 56% TW vs. 44% LW, 63% LY, 55% AVG
Milo Harvested 27% TW vs. 24% LW, 30% LY, 30% AVG
Winter Wheat Planted 31% TW vs. 21% LW, 32% LY, 30% AVG
Winter Wheat Emerged 9% TW vs. 2% LW, 8% LY, 6% AVG
Spring Wheat Harvested 96% TW vs. 94% LW, 100% LY, 97% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS  

 

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September 18th Crop Progress Report

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 52% TW vs. 53% LW, 59% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 55% TW vs. 56% LW, 58% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 20% TW vs. 20% LW, 56% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Dented 87% TW vs. 77% LW, 92% LY, 88% AVG
Corn Mature 40% TW vs. 25% LW, 54% LY, 45% AVG
Corn Harvested 7% TW vs. 5% LW, 9% LY, 8% AVG
Soybean Dropping Leaves 42% TW vs. 22% LW, 55% LY, 47% AVG
Soybean Harvested 3% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 5% LY, 5% AVG
Milo Coloring 85% TW vs. 74% LW, 91% LY, 88% AVG
Milo Mature 44% TW vs. 36% LW, 49% LY, 44% AVG
Milo Harvested 24% TW vs. 23% LW, 24% LY, 26% AVG
Winter Wheat Planted 21% TW vs. 10% LW, 20% LY, 17% AVG
Winter Wheat Emerged 2% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 3% LY, 2% AVG
Spring Wheat Harvested 94% TW vs. 85% LW, 100% LY, 94% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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September 11th Crop Progress Report

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 53% TW vs. 54% LW, 58% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 56% TW vs. 57% LW, 57% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 20% TW vs. 21% LW, 57% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Dough 95% TW vs. 92% LW, 95% LY, 96% AVG
Corn Dented 77% TW vs. 63% LW, 85% LY, 79% AVG
Corn Mature 25% TW vs. 15% LW, 35% LY, 30% AVG
Corn Harvested 5% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 3% LY, 4% AVG
Soybean Setting Pods 97% TW vs. 94% LW, 96% LY, 98% AVG
Soybean Dropping Leaves 22% TW vs. 10% LW, 35% LY, 28% AVG
Milo Headed 96% TW vs. 92% LW, 99% LY, 99% AVG
Milo Coloring 74% TW vs. 62% LW, 82% LY, 78% AVG
Milo Mature 36% TW vs. 28% LW, 38% LY, 35% AVG
Milo Harvested 23% TW vs. 20% LW, 21% LY, 23% AVG
Winter Wheat Planted 10% TW vs. 3% LW, 11% LY, 7% AVG
Spring Wheat Harvested 85% TW vs. 71% LW, 95% LY, 89% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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September 5th Crop Progress Report

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 54% TW vs. 54% LW, 59% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 57% TW vs. 57% LW, 57% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 21% TW vs. 21% LW, 57% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Dough 92% TW vs. 86% LW, 94% LY, 93% AVG
Corn Dented 63% TW vs. 46% LW, 72% LY, 67% AVG
Corn Mature 15% TW vs. 8% LW, 19% LY, 18% AVG
Soybean Setting Pods 94% TW vs. 91% LW, 96% LY, 96% AVG
Soybean Dropping Leaves 10% TW vs. 4% LW, 17% LY, 14% AVG
Milo Headed 92% TW vs. 88% LW, 98% LY, 97% AVG
Milo Coloring 62% TW vs. 48% LW, 71% LY, 67% AVG
Milo Mature 28% TW vs. 23% LW, 31% LY, 29% AVG
Milo Harvested 20% TW vs. 18% LW, 19% LY, 21% AVG
Winter Wheat Planted 3% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 5% LY, 3% AVG
Spring Wheat Harvested 71% TW vs. 50% LW, 94% LY, 83% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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August 28th Crop Progress Report

NASS reported corn condition scores dipped again in the most recent report.  Corn conditions were rated 54% good-excellent vs. 55% last week and 60% last year.  Soybean condition scores are reported steady at 57% good-excellent vs. the same for last week and 56% last year.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 54% TW vs. 55% LW, 60% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 57% TW vs. 57% LW, 56% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 21% TW vs. 25% LW, 58% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 68% TW vs. 64% LW, 11% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Dough 86% TW vs. 75% LW, 90% LY, 88% AVG
Corn Dented 46% TW vs. 31% LW, 56% LY, 52% AVG
Corn Mature 8% TW vs. 4% LW, 8% LY, 9% AVG
Soybean Setting Pods 91% TW vs. 84% LW, 92% LY, 92% AVG
Soybean Dropping Leaves 4% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 8% LY, 7% AVG
Milo Headed 88% TW vs. 79% LW, 94% LY, 93% AVG
Milo Coloring 48% TW vs. 37% LW, 57% LY, 53% AVG
Milo Mature 23% TW vs. 20% LW, 23% LY, 25% AVG
Milo Harvested 18% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 18% LY, 20% AVG
Spring Wheat Harvested 50% TW vs. 33% LW, 86% LY, 71% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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August 21st Crop Progress Report

Corn and soybean conditions showed more deterioration in this week’s Crop Progress report from NASS.

Corn conditions dropped to 55% good-excellent vs. 57% last week and 60% last year.  Soybean conditions slid to 57% good-excellent vs. 58% last week and 56% last year.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 55% TW vs. 57% LW, 60% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 57% TW vs. 58% LW, 56% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 25% TW vs. 27% LW, 62% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 64% TW vs. 64% LW, 11% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Silking 97% TW vs. 94% LW, 100% LY, 99% AVG
Corn Dough 75% TW vs. 62% LW, 83% LY, 79% AVG
Corn Dented 31% TW vs. 16% LW, 38% LY, 35% AVG
Corn Mature 4% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 4% LY, 4% AVG
Soybean Blooming 97% TW vs. 93% LW, 97% LY, 97% AVG
Soybean Setting Pods 84% TW vs. 74% LW, 87% LY, 86% AVG
Milo Headed 79% TW vs. 67% LW, 89% LY, 86% AVG
Milo Coloring 37% TW vs. 30% LW, 42% LY, 42% AVG
Milo Mature 20% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 20% LY, 22% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 95% TW vs. 90% LW, 99% LY, 97% AVG
Spring Wheat Harvested 33% TW vs. 16% LW, 74% LY, 54% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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August 14th Crop Progress Report

NASS reported that corn and soybean condition scores deteriorated once again nationally.  Crop progress remains slightly behind the 5-year average.

Corn condition scores are reported 57% good-excellent vs. 58% last week and 62% last year.  Soybean condition scores are reported 58% good-excellent vs. 59% last week and 57% last year.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 57% TW vs. 58% LW, 62% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 58% TW vs. 59% LW, 57% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 27% TW vs. 29% LW, 60% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 64% TW vs. 64% LW, 11% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Silking 94% TW vs. 90% LW, 98% LY, 97% AVG
Corn Dough 62% TW vs. 45% LW, 71% LY, 65% AVG
Corn Dented 16% TW vs. 6% LW, 20% LY, 20% AVG
Soybean Blooming 93% TW vs. 89% LW, 94% LY, 93% AVG
Soybean Setting Pods 74% TW vs. 61% LW, 80% LY, 77% AVG
Milo Headed 67% TW vs. 55% LW, 80% LY, 77% AVG
Milo Coloring 30% TW vs. 25% LW, 30% LY, 32% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 90% TW vs. 86% LW, 97% LY, 94% AVG
Spring Wheat Harvested 16% TW vs. 9% LW, 55% LY, 35% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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Crop condition scores showed the effects of hot and dry conditions over the past week as they slipped lower in the weekly report published by NASS.

Corn conditions deteriorated to 58% good-excellent vs. 61% last week and 64% last year  Soybean conditions slipped to 59% good-excellent vs. 60% last week and 60% last year.

Progress continues at a pace slightly behind the 5-year average pace.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 58% TW vs. 61% LW, 64% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 59% TW vs. 60% LW, 60% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 29% TW vs. 28% LW, 63% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 64% TW vs. 70% LW, 11% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Silking 90% TW vs. 80% LW, 94% LY, 93% AVG
Corn Dough 45% TW vs. 26% LW, 53% LY, 49% AVG
Corn Dented 6% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 7% LY, 9% AVG
Soybean Blooming 89% TW vs. 79% LW, 90% LY, 88% AVG
Soybean Setting Pods 61% TW vs. 44% LW, 70% LY, 66% AVG
Milo Headed 55% TW vs. 43% LW, 67% LY, 64% AVG
Milo Coloring 25% TW vs. 21% LW, 25% LY, 27% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 86% TW vs. 82% LW, 94% LY, 91% AVG
Spring Wheat Headed 97% TW vs. 86% LW, 99% LY, 99% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

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Crop condition scores declined this week and caught the market’s attention in the latest weekly report from NASS.  Hot and dry conditions are taking a toll on crops as corn conditions dropped to 61% good-excellent vs. 64% last week and 64% last year.  Soybean conditions also deteriorated as they declined to 59% good-excellent vs. 61% last week and 58% last year.

Progress is moving ahead slightly behind the 5-year average pace.  Corn silking is at 62% vs. 76% last year and 70% on average.  Soybeans setting pods are at 26% vs. 39% last year and 34% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 61% TW vs. 64% LW, 64% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 59% TW vs. 61% LW, 58% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 30% TW vs. 35% LW, 66% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 68% TW vs. 71% LW, 9% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Silking 62% TW vs. 37% LW, 76% LY, 70% AVG
Corn Dough 13% TW vs. 6% LW, 17% LY, 15% AVG
Soybean Blooming 64% TW vs. 48% LW, 74% LY, 69% AVG
Soybean Setting Pods 26% TW vs. 14% LW, 39% LY, 34% AVG
Milo Headed 35% TW vs. 29% LW, 41% LY, 39% AVG
Milo Coloring 19% TW vs. 17% LW, 20% LY, 20% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 77% TW vs. 70% LW, 82% LY, 80% AVG
Spring Wheat Headed 86% TW vs. 68% LW, 96% LY, 96% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

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NASS reports that corn and soybean crop progress is running a little behind last year and the 5-year average progress.  Corn silking is 37% as of Sunday vs. 52% last year and 48% on average.  Soybeans setting pods are at 14% vs. 21% last year and 19% on average.

Corn condition scores were steady again this week at 64% good-excellent vs. 65% last year while soybean condition scores slipped again to 61% good-excellent vs. 62% last week and 60% last year.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 64% TW vs. 64% LW, 65% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 61% TW vs. 62% LW, 60% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 35% TW vs. 40% LW, 68% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 71% TW vs. 70% LW, 11% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Silking 37% TW vs. 15% LW, 52% LY, 48% AVG
Corn Dough 6% TW vs. 2% LW, 7% LY, 7% AVG
Soybean Blooming 48% TW vs. 32% LW, 61% LY, 55% AVG
Soybean Setting Pods 14% TW vs. 6% LW, 21% LY, 19% AVG
Milo Headed 29% TW vs. 24% LW, 32% LY, 31% AVG
Milo Coloring 17% TW vs. 15% LW, 17% LY, 18% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 70% TW vs. 63% LW, 71% LY, 71% AVG
Spring Wheat Headed 68% TW vs. 44% LW, 91% LY, 90% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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NASS reported national corn ratings held steady overall for the week ending July 10th at 64% good-excellent which was the same last week and 65% a year ago.  Soybean condition scores slipped again to 62% good-excellent vs. 63% last week and 59% last year.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 64% TW vs. 64% LW, 65% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 62% TW vs. 63% LW, 59% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 40% TW vs. 42% LW, 70% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 70% TW vs. 66% LW, 16% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Silking 15% TW vs. 7% LW, 24% LY, 25% AVG
Corn Dough 2% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 3% LY, 3% AVG
Soybean Blooming 32% TW vs. 16% LW, 44% LY, 38% AVG
Soybean Setting Pods 6% TW vs. 3% LW, 9% LY, 9% AVG
Milo Headed 24% TW vs. 21% LW, 28% LY, 26% AVG
Milo Coloring 15% TW vs. 14% LW, 15% LY, 16% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 63% TW vs. 54% LW, 57% LY, 61% AVG
Spring Wheat Headed 44% TW vs. 20% LW, 81% LY, 77% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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Crop conditions slipped once again in this week’s NASS report.  Corn condition scores declined to 64% good-excellent vs. 67% last week and 64% last year.  Soybean conditions declined to 63% good-excellent vs. 65% last week and 59% last year.

Corn silking is at 7% vs. 9% last year and 11% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 64% TW vs. 67% LW, 64% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 63% TW vs. 65% LW, 59% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 42% TW vs. 43% LW, 72% LY
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 31% TW vs. 30% LW, 47% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 66% TW vs. 59% LW, 16% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Silking 7% TW vs. 4% LW, 9% LY, 11% AVG
Soybean Emerged 96% TW vs. 91% LW, 98% LY, 96% AVG
Soybean Blooming 16% TW vs. 7% LW, 27% LY, 22% AVG
Soybean Setting Pods 3% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 3% LY, 3% AVG
Milo Planted 97% TW vs. 90% LW, 97% LY, 98% AVG
Milo Headed 21% TW vs. 19% LW, 22% LY, 23% AVG
Milo Coloring 14% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 13% LY, 13% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 54% TW vs. 41% LW, 43% LY, 48% AVG
Spring Wheat Headed 20% TW vs. 8% LW, 66% LY, 57% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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Corn and soybean crop condition scores each slipped 3% out of the good-excellent categories in the most recent weekly crop report from NASS.

Corn condition scores dropped to 67% good-excellent vs. 70% last week and 64% last year.  Soybean condition scores dropped to 65% good-excellent vs. 68% last week and 60% last year.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 67% TW vs. 70% LW, 64% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 65% TW vs. 68% LW, 60% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 43% TW vs. 46% LW, 70% LY
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 30% TW vs. 30% LW, 48% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 59% TW vs. 59% LW, 20% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Silking 4% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 4% LY, 4% AVG
Soybean Planted 98% TW vs. 94% LW, 99% LY, 97% AVG
Soybean Emerged 91% TW vs. 83% LW, 95% LY, 91% AVG
Soybean Blooming 7% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 13% LY, 11% AVG
Milo Planted 90% TW vs. 80% LW, 94% LY, 94% AVG
Milo Headed 19% TW vs. 15% LW, 19% LY, 20% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 95% TW vs. 91% LW, 98% LY, 98% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 41% TW vs. 25% LW, 31% LY, 35% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 98% TW vs. 89% LW, 100% LY, 99% AVG
Spring Wheat Headed 8% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 45% LY, 34% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

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Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 70% TW vs. 72% LW, 65% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 68% TW vs. 70% LW, 60% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 46% TW vs. 47% LW, 73% LY
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 30% TW vs. 31% LW, 49% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 59% TW vs. 54% LW, 27% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Emerged 95% TW vs. 88% LW, 99% LY, 95% AVG
Soybean Planted 94% TW vs. 88% LW, 97% LY, 93% AVG
Soybean Emerged 83% TW vs. 70% LW, 90% LY, 84% AVG
Milo Planted 80% TW vs. 66% LW, 86% LY, 85% AVG
Milo Headed 15% TW vs. 13% LW, 16% LY, 17% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 91% TW vs. 86% LW, 95% LY, 95% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 25% TW vs. 10% LW, 15% LY, 22% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 98% TW vs. 94% LW, 100% LY, 100% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 89% TW vs. 72% LW, 98% LY, 97% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 


Like the initial corn condition scores of the year released last week, the first soybean condition scores of the year look good overall.  Soybean conditions were reported 70% good-excellent vs. 62% last year.  Corn conditions slipped to 72% good-excellent vs. 73% last week and 68% last year.

Corn planting is 97% complete vs. 100% last year and 97% on average.  Soybean planting is 88% complete vs. 95% last year and 89% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 72% TW vs. 73% LW, 68% LY
Soybean Conditions G/E: 70% TW vs. NA LW, 62% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 47% TW vs. 46% LW, 74% LY
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 31% TW vs. 30% LW, 48% LY
Spring Wheat Conditions G/E: 54% TW vs. NA LW, 37% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 97% TW vs. 94% LW, 100% LY, 97% AVG
Corn Emerged 88% TW vs. 78% LW, 95% LY, 89% AVG
Soybean Planted 88% TW vs. 78% LW, 93% LY, 88% AVG
Soybean Emerged 70% TW vs. 56% LW, 85% LY, 74% AVG
Milo Planted 66% TW vs. 56% LW, 69% LY, 71% AVG
Milo Headed 13% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 13% LY, 15% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 86% TW vs. 79% LW, 91% LY, 90% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 10% TW vs. 5% LW, 4% LY, 12% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 94% TW vs. 82% LW, 100% LY, 99% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 72% TW vs. 55% LW, 95% LY, 93% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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Corn and soybean planting progress has caught up to the 5-year average progress across the country.  NASS reported corn planting is 94% complete vs. 98% last year and 92% on average.  Soybean planting is 78% complete vs. 89% last year and 79% on average.  Planting and emergence is still behind average in some areas and most notably North Dakota.

This week brought the first national corn crop condition scores of the year.  Conditions are good overall 73% good -excellent  vs. 72% last year at this time.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Corn Conditions G/E: 73% TW vs. NA LW, 72% LY
Milo Conditions G/E: 46% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 74% LY
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 30% TW vs. 29% LW, 50% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 94% TW vs. 86% LW, 98% LY, 92% AVG
Corn Emerged 78% TW vs. 61% LW, 89% LY, 81% AVG
Soybean Planted 78% TW vs. 66% LW, 89% LY, 79% AVG
Soybean Emerged 56% TW vs. 39% LW, 74% LY, 59% AVG
Milo Planted 56% TW vs. 40% LW, 50% LY, 55% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 79% TW vs. 72% LW, 84% LY, 84% AVG
Winter Wheat Harvested 5% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 2% LY, 6% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 82% TW vs. 73% LW, 99% LY, 97% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 55% TW vs. 42% LW, 89% LY, 83% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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NASS reported that good planting progress was made as of May 29th with corn and soybean planting just about up to the 5-year average.  North Dakota remains the standout where acres may be lost to prevent plant as crop insurance deadlines have been passed.

The corn crop is 86% planted vs. 94% last year and 87% on average.  The soybean crop is 66% planted vs. 83% last year and 67% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 29% TW vs. 28% LW, 48% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 86% TW vs. 72% LW, 94% LY, 87% AVG
Corn Emerged 61% TW vs. 39% LW, 79% LY, 68% AVG
Soybean Planted 66% TW vs. 50% LW, 83% LY, 67% AVG
Soybean Emerged 39% TW vs. 21% LW, 59% LY, 43% AVG
Milo Planted 40% TW vs. 33% LW, 40% LY, 43% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 72% TW vs. 63% LW, 77% LY, 76% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 73% TW vs. 49% LW, 97% LY, 92% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 42% TW vs. 29% LW, 78% LY, 69% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

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Corn and soybean planting made big strides again last week.  NASS reported that corn planting is 72% complete vs. 89% last year and 79% on average.  Soybean planting is 39% complete vs. 61% last year and 51% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 28% TW vs. 27% LW, 47% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 72% TW vs. 49% LW, 89% LY, 79% AVG
Corn Emerged 39% TW vs. 14% LW, 61% LY, 51% AVG
Soybean Planted 50% TW vs. 30% LW, 73% LY, 55% AVG
Soybean Emerged 21% TW vs. 9% LW, 38% LY, 26% AVG
Milo Planted 33% TW vs. 26% LW, 32% LY, 35% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 63% TW vs. 48% LW, 65% LY, 65% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 49% TW vs. 39% LW, 93% LY, 83% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 29% TW vs. 16% LW, 63% LY, 50% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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NASS reported good corn planting progress this week however the pace remains well behind average.  The good news is that corn planting is ahead of the historic slow years of 2013 and 2019.  As of Sunday, corn planting was reported to be 49% complete vs. 78% last year and 67% on average.

Soybean planting is also well off the pace at 30% complete this week vs. 58% last year and 39% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 27% TW vs. 29% LW, 48% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 49% TW vs. 22% LW, 78% LY, 67% AVG
Corn Emerged 14% TW vs. 5% LW, 38% LY, 32% AVG
Soybean Planted 30% TW vs. 12% LW, 58% LY, 39% AVG
Soybean Emerged 9% TW vs. 3% LW, 19% LY, 12% AVG
Milo Planted 26% TW vs. 22% LW, 26% LY, 30% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 48% TW vs. 33% LW, 51% LY, 53% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 39% TW vs. 27% LW, 83% LY, 67% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 16% TW vs. 9% LW, 44% LY, 30% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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NASS reports corn and soybean planting progress continue to lag far behind the average pace.  As of Sunday May 8th, corn planting is report 22% complete vs. 64% last year and 50% on average.  Soybean planting is reported 12% complete vs. 39% last year and 24% on average.  The forecast looks favorable for good progress over the next two weeks which is pressuring grain values.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 29% TW vs. 27% LW, 49% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 22% TW vs. 14% LW, 64% LY, 50% AVG
Corn Emerged 5% TW vs. 3% LW, 18% LY, 15% AVG
Soybean Planted 12% TW vs. 8% LW, 39% LY, 24% AVG
Soybean Emerged 3% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 9% LY, 4% AVG
Milo Planted 22% TW vs. 20% LW, 22% LY, 26% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 33% TW vs. 23% LW, 36% LY, 40% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 27% TW vs. 19% LW, 67% LY, 47% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 9% TW vs. 5% LW, 27% LY, 15% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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While there was some corn planting reported last week, progress remains well behind the average pace and far behind last year’s rapid pace.  Corn planting is 14% complete this week which was a bit below the expectations vs. last year at 42% and the 5-year average of 33% complete.

Soybean planting is also off to a slow start at 8% complete this week vs. 22% last year and 13% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 27% TW vs. 27% LW, 48% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 14% TW vs. 7% LW, 42% LY, 33% AVG
Corn Emerged 3% TW vs. 2% LW, 7% LY, 6% AVG
Soybean Planted 8% TW vs. 3% LW, 22% LY, 13% AVG
Milo Planted 20% TW vs. 19% LW, 20% LY, 23% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 23% TW vs. 11% LW, 26% LY, 29% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 19% TW vs. 13% LW, 46% LY, 28% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 5% TW vs. 2% LW, 13% LY, 7% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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The gap between average corn planting progress and this year widened as there was little planting accomplished reported in this week’s Crop Progress Report.  Nebraska is the only major corn producing state that is near normal in corn planting progress.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 27% TW vs. 30% LW, 49% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 7% TW vs. 4% LW, 16% LY, 15% AVG
Corn Emerged 2% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 3% LY, 3% AVG
Soybean Planted 3% TW vs. 1% LW, 7% LY, 5% AVG
Milo Planted 19% TW vs. 17% LW, 18% LY, 21% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 11% TW vs. 7% LW, 16% LY, 19% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 13% TW vs. 8% LW, 27% LY, 15% AVG
Spring Wheat Emerged 2% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 7% LY, 4% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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The 2022 crop is off to a slow start due to cool, wet weather.  National corn planting is 4% complete vs. 7% last year and 6% on average.

Conditions    (Good + Excellent)
Winter Wheat Conditions G/E: 30% TW vs. 32% LW, 53% LY
Crop Progress Summary
Corn Planted 4% TW vs. 2% LW, 7% LY, 6% AVG
Soybean Planted 1% TW vs. (NA)% LW, 3% LY, 2% AVG
Milo Planted 17% TW vs. 14% LW, 15% LY, 19% AVG
Winter Wheat Headed 7% TW vs. 5% LW, 9% LY, 12% AVG
Spring Wheat Planted 8% TW vs. 6% LW, 18% LY, 9% AVG
Source: USDA/NASS

 

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