Kansas Crop Progress and Condition Report

TOPEKA, KS, June 2, 2014 -- For the week ending June 1, 2014, scattered rain showers fell across much of
Kansas, according to USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. The rain received moisture needed for
emergence of recently planted corn and soybeans. There were 5.8 days suitable for fieldwork last week.
Topsoil moisture supply ratings for Kansas improved to 29 percent very short, 31 short, 39 adequate, and
1 surplus. Subsoil moisture supplies rated 39 percent very short, 36 short, 25 adequate, and 0 surplus.

Field Crops Report: Winter wheat conditions rated 28 percent very poor, 34 poor, 27 fair, 10 good, and
1 excellent. Winter wheat headed was 96 percent, ahead of 90 last year, but near the five-year average of 97.
Winter wheat coloring was 37 percent, well ahead of 0 last year and 33 average.

Corn conditions rated 2 percent very poor, 7 poor, 50 fair, 37 good, and 4 excellent. Corn planted was
97 percent complete, near 95 last year and 98 average. Corn emerged was 86 percent, ahead of 73 last year,
but near 85 average.

Cotton planted was 66 percent complete, ahead of 46 last year and 58 average.

Sorghum planted was 33 percent, compared to 26 last year and 37 average. Sorghum emerged was 7 percent,
equal to last year, but behind 15 average.

Soybean conditions rated 1 percent very poor, 2 poor, 49 fair, 44 good, and 4 excellent. Soybeans planted was
74 percent complete, well ahead of 49 last year and 63 average. Soybeans emerged was 48 percent, ahead of
20 last year and 37 average.

Sunflowers planted was 21 percent, ahead of 12 last year, but near 20 average. Sunflowers emerged was
6 percent compared to 0 last year and 5 average.

Alfalfa hay conditions was 10 percent very poor, 24 poor, 43 fair, 21 good, and 2 excellent. Sixty-nine percent
of alfalfa first cutting was complete, well ahead of 39 last year, but near 70 average.

Livestock, Pasture and Range Report: Pasture and range conditions rated 18 percent very poor, 25 poor,
37 fair, 19 good, and 1 excellent.

Stock water supplies rated 19 percent very short, 29 short, 52 adequate, and 0 surplus.

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