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 Corn planting was 92% complete and the portion of the crop that had emerged was rated 59% in good-to-excellent condition as of Sunday, June 16, according to this week’s USDA NASS Crop Progress report. Soybean planting was 77% complete.

Check this page throughout the afternoon for additional highlights from this week’s report.

To view weekly crop progress reports issued by National Ag Statistics Service offices in individual states, visit http://www.nass.usda.gov/…. Look for the U.S. map in the “Find Data and Reports by” section and choose the state you wish to view in the drop-down menu. Then look for that state’s “Crop Progress & Condition” report.

Clay Patton expands on how far behind the current crops are: https://post.futurimedia.com/krvnam/playlist/crop-progress-a-story-of-too-little-too-late-6947.html

National Crop Progress Summary
This Last Last 5-Year
Week Week Year Avg.
Corn Planted 92 83 100 100
Corn Emerged 79 62 97 97
Soybeans Planted 77 60 96 93
Soybeans Emerged 55 34 89 84
Winter Wheat Headed 89 83 94 95
Winter Wheat Harvested 8 4 25 20
Spring Wheat Emerged 95 85 97 97
Spring Wheat Headed 2 NA 8 12
Cotton Planted 89 75 95 94
Cotton Squaring 19 11 21 18
Sorghum Planted 69 49 88 81
Sorghum Headed 15 14 18 16
Barley Emerged 92 86 95 96
Barley Headed 2 NA 7 12
Oats Emerged 94 87 98 99
Oats Headed 33 28 50 54
Rice Emerged 94 87 100 99

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National Crop Condition Summary
(VP = Very Poor; P = Poor; F = Fair; G = Good; E = Excellent)
This Week Last Week Last Year
VP P F G E VP P F G E VP P F G E
Corn 2 8 31 52 7 2 7 32 52 7 1 3 18 59 19
Winter Wheat 2 7 27 51 13 2 7 27 50 14 15 18 28 30 9
Spring Wheat 1 1 21 69 8 1 18 73 8 1 2 19 64 14
Cotton 4 11 36 42 7 7 8 41 37 7 5 21 36 33 5
Barley 1 6 17 63 13 2 14 68 16 1 2 13 72 12
Oats 2 4 28 58 8 2 4 29 57 8 4 3 23 58 12
Rice 1 6 30 51 12 1 6 32 52 9 3 23 60 14

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National Soil Moisture Condition – 48 States
(VS = Very Short; SH = Short; AD = Adequate; SR = Surplus)
This Week Last Week Last Year
VS SH AD SR VS SH AD SR VS SH AD SR
Topsoil Moisture 2 10 67 21 1 8 66 25 10 24 58 8
Subsoil Moisture 2 8 68 22 1 7 66 26 10 23 60 7

The planting struggle continues across much of the mid west. Ahead of this week’s crop progress report analysts expected 71% corn planting and 42% of soybean planting complete. USDA came in jsut short of both estimates at with corn planting at 67% complete and soybean planting 39% complete as of Sunday, June 2.

Spring wheat closed the gap with the five year average in planting, gaining 9% week to week. Winter wheat also came back in quality going from 61% good to excellent last week to 64% good to excellent.

National Crop Progress Summary
This Last Last 5-Year
Week Week Year Avg.
Corn Planted 67 58 96 96
Corn Emerged 46 32 84 84
Soybeans Planted 39 29 86 79
Soybeans Emerged 19 11 65 56
Winter Wheat Headed 76 66 82 84
Spring Wheat Planted 93 84 96 96
Spring Wheat Emerged 69 47 78 84
Cotton Planted 71 57 74 72
Cotton Squaring 8 NA 9 7
Sorghum Planted 35 28 59 53
Barley Planted 94 87 96 97
Barley Emerged 73 54 80 85
Oats Planted 91 85 97 98
Oats Emerged 77 65 89 93
Oats Headed 23 NA 30 33
Rice Planted 91 84 99 98
Rice Emerged 76 63 94 91

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National Crop Condition Summary
(VP = Very Poor; P = Poor; F = Fair; G = Good; E = Excellent)
This Week Last Week Last Year
VP P F G E VP P F G E VP P F G E
Winter Wheat 2 7 27 50 14 2 7 30 48 13 14 21 28 29 8
Spring Wheat 1 16 75 8 NA NA NA NA NA 1 3 26 61 9
Cotton 3 10 41 38 8 NA NA NA NA NA 1 15 42 38 4
Barley 1 11 78 10 NA NA NA NA NA 1 2 18 66 13
Oats 2 5 31 55 7 3 5 34 51 7 4 4 27 56 9
Rice 1 6 32 52 9 1 5 30 54 10 3 23 62 12

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National Soil Moisture Condition – 48 States
(VS = Very Short; SH = Short; AD = Adequate; SR = Surplus)
This Week Last Week Last Year
VS SH AD SR VS SH AD SR VS SH AD SR
Topsoil Moisture 2 9 56 33 1 7 55 37 8 20 62 10
Subsoil Moisture 2 8 59 31 1 7 59 33 8 22 63 7

 

Read the full report here: https://usda.library.cornell.edu/concern/publications/8336h188j