Corn, Soybean Condition 86% Good to Excellent

Corn, Soybean Condition 86% Good to Excellent

Corn and soybean condition rated 86% good to excellent in Monday's Nebraska Crop Progress and Condition report from USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Corn condition rated 0% very poor, 2% poor, 12% fair, 67% good, and 19% excellent. Corn silking was at 8%, near last year's 7% and the five-year average of 4%.

Soybean condition rated 1% very poor, 2% poor, 11% fair, 70% good, and 16% excellent. Approximately 35% of the soybean crop was blooming, ahead of 25% last year and the average of 17%.

Winter wheat condition rated 2% very poor, 7% poor, 26% fair, 52% good, and 13% excellent. Winter wheat harvested was 7%, behind last year's 15% and the five-year average of 9% average.

Sorghum condition rated 0% very poor, 2% poor, 16% fair, 72% good, and 10% excellent. Five percent of the sorghum had headed, near last year's 4% and the average of 1%.

Oat condition rated 1% very poor, 3% poor, 26% fair, 58% good, and 12% excellent. Oats headed was 97%, near 98% last year, but ahead of the average of 92%. Harvested was 4% complete, near last year's 2%.

Pasture and range conditions rated 2% very poor, 5% poor, 22% fair, 52% good, and 19% excellent.

To see how our neighbors are faring, see the National Crop Progress and Condition report.