USDA Crop Progress Report


This article was originally posted at 3:05 p.m. CDT on Tuesday, Oct. 12. It was last updated at 3:13 p.m. CDT on Tuesday, Oct. 12.


OMAHA (DTN) -- U.S. corn was 41% harvested compared to the five-year average of 31%, and soybeans were 49% harvested, ahead of the five-year average of 40%, as of Sunday, Oct. 10, USDA NASS said in its weekly Crop Progress report on Tuesday. The report is normally released on Mondays but was delayed this week due to the holiday.

U.S. corn condition was rated 60% good to excellent, up 1 percentage point from the previous week. Soybean condition was rated 59% good to excellent, also up 1 percentage point from the previous week.

Corn mature was 94%. Soybeans dropping leaves was 91%.

Winter wheat planting was 60%, equal to the five-year average. Thirty-one percent of the crop was emerged compared to the average of 35%.

Check this page throughout the afternoon for additional highlights from this week's report.


To view weekly crop progress reports issued by National Ag Statistics Service offices in individual states, visit…. Look for the U.S. map in the "Find Data and Reports by" section and choose the state you wish to view in the drop-down menu. Then look for that state's "Crop Progress & Condition" report.

National Crop Progress Summary
Corn Mature94889386
Corn Harvested41293931
Soybeans Dropping Leaves91869289
Soybeans Harvested49345840
Winter Wheat Planted60476660
Winter Wheat Emerged31193935
Cotton Bolls Opening78708982
Cotton Harvested20132526
Sorghum Mature88798879
Sorghum Harvested49384742
Rice Harvested81738185


National Crop Condition Summary
(VP=Very Poor; P=Poor; F=Fair; G=Good; E=Excellent)
 This Week Last Week Last Year
Corn510254515 510264514 59254615
Soybeans410274613 410284612 38264914
Cotton15305410 1532539 121830319
Sorghum412294411 411294610 512333812

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