UNL CropWatch: Jan. 3, 2011 USDA: Nebraska Crop Conditions

UNL CropWatch: Jan. 3, 2011 USDA: Nebraska Crop Conditions

Jan. 3, 2011

Nebraska wheat condition as of Dec. 31 was below the level for this time last year, according to USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service Nebraska Field Office.

Wheat conditions statewide rated 2% very poor, 12% poor, 44% fair, 38% good, and 4% excellent, well below last year when 65% of the crop rated good or excellent.

Hay and forage supplies rated 0% very short, 2% short, 94% adquate, and 4% excellent, above a year ago.

For county and regional reports, see the full release, and for reports from other states, see the USDA release.