Corn Harvest, at 85%, Nears the Finish Line

Corn Harvest, at 85%, Nears the Finish Line

With warmer days last week, corn harvest made good progress and by Nov. 17 was 85% done, near last year's 86% but still behind the five-year average of 91%.

Winter wheat condition rated 2% very poor, 3% poor, 25% fair, 53% good, and 17% excellent.

Sorghum harvest was 79% done, behind 90% last year and the average of 93%.

Pasture and range conditions rated 1% very poor, 5% poor, 19% fair, 63% good, and 12% excellent.