The report says field conditions remained wet and that limited farmers to around three working days last week. Seven percent of the corn crop has been harvested — compared to three percent the week before. It’s still two weeks behind the average harvest.
The report says 72% of the corn crop has reached maturity, three weeks behind last year and 15 days behind average. Corn condition remained unchanged from the previous week at 65% good to excellent.
The soybean harvest advanced a little faster — with 17% now harvested — compared to 5% last week. That’s still 11 days behind the average.