Crop Progress: Nebraska Corn Harvest Nears End

Corn harvest

Crop Progress: Nebraska Corn Harvest Nears End

For the week ending Nov. 21, 2021, there were 6.6 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. Topsoil moisture supplies rated 8% very short, 30% short, 61% adequate and 1% surplus. Subsoil moisture supplies rated 11% very short, 38% short, 50% adequate and 1% surplus.

Field Crops Report:

Corn harvested was 95%, near 98% last year and 94% for the five-year average.

Winter wheat condition rated 3% very poor, 10% poor, 24% fair, 52% good and 11% excellent.

Sorghum harvested was 95%, behind 100% last year but near 94% average.

Pasture and Range Report:

Pasture and range conditions rated 13% very poor, 15% poor, 55% fair, 15% good and 2% excellent.

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