USDA Crop Progress Report RecapAugust 23, 2016 6:01am
The condition of America’s corn crop is slightly up from a week ago.
The USDA’s rated 75 per cent of corn good to excellent, that’s up 1 point from last week and 6 points better than a year ago.
Soybean ratings are unchanged from last week at 72 – up 9 per cent from 2015.
The U.S. spring wheat harvest is now almost two-thirds complete.
That’s four points behind last year but 19 per cent ahead of the five-year average.