Nov. 23, 2016

Sunset over a farmstead
By Thanksgiving, Nebraska's harvest was in throughout most of the state

CropWatch Nov. 23, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving!

CropWatch wishes you and yours safe travels if you're on the road and a peaceful holiday with family and friends. We are thankful for many things in this bountiful harvest season, most especially our readers. We count ourselves blessed to be part of and serving Nebraska's agricultural community.

Crop Updates

As of Monday USDA NASS estimated 96% of Nebraska's corn had been harvested. It rated Nebraska's winter wheat condition as 5% excellent, 49% good, 34% fair, 10% poor, and 2% very poor. Some areas received precipitation Tuesday, prior to development of this week's Drought Monitor, which showed about 11% of the state in moderate to severe drought and about 33% abnormally dry.

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