Major U-S Grain Conditions Holding Steady

The American corn and soybean crop conditions are unchanged from a week ago.

Corn is at 74 per cent good to excellent – 5 points better than a year ago.

Soybeans are 9 points better than last year at 72 per cent good to excellent.

The U-S spring wheat has slipped to 66 per cent good to excellent – down 2 points from the week before, 4 points below last year.

48 per cent of that spring wheat crop has been harvested, 18 points better than the five year average, 2 points ahead of last year.

The U-S winter wheat crop is 97 per cent harvested – up 2 points from the five year average, 2 points behind last year’s pace.