Nebraska Corn, Soybean Crops in Good Condition, Winter Wheat Headed at 93%

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Nebraska Corn, Soybean Crops in Good Condition, Winter Wheat Headed at 93%

For the week ending June 13, 2021, there were 6.1 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. Topsoil moisture supplies rated 6% very short, 27% short, 65% adequate, and 2% surplus. Subsoil moisture supplies rated 7% very short, 31% short, 61% adequate and 1% surplus.

Field Crops Report:

Corn condition rated 1% very poor, 2% poor, 13% fair, 62% good and 22% excellent.

Soybean condition rated 1% very poor, 2% poor, 10% fair, 67% good and 20% excellent. Soybeans emerged was 91%, near 93% last year, but ahead of 85% for the five-year average.

Winter wheat condition rated 3% very poor, 8% poor, 31% fair, 48% good and 10% excellent. Winter wheat headed was 93%, ahead of 82% last year and 88% average.

Sorghum condition rated 0% very poor, 1% poor, 19% fair, 70% good and 10% excellent. Sorghum planted was 87%, behind 96% last year and near 90% average. Headed was 1%, equal to last year.

Oats condition rated 2% very poor, 6% poor, 31% fair, 52% good and 9% excellent. Oats headed was 70%, ahead of 64% last year and 62% average.

Dry edible beans planted was 74%, behind 91% last year, but well ahead of 52% average. Emerged was 46%, behind 60% last year, but well ahead of 21% average.

Pasture and Range Report:

Pasture and range conditions rated 3% very poor, 10% poor, 55% fair, 27% good and 5% excellent.