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Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Tue Apr 15, 2014 11:01 AM CDT

This week's weekly Crop Progress report from the USDA provided a first look at planting progress for some of the smaller crops in the United States.

The six-state spring wheat report indicates that 6% of the crop is now seeded, given substantial progress in Idaho (56% complete) and Washington (46% complete). North Dakota, where 49% of the expected 12.009 million acres are forecast to be planted, has not seeded anything. Montana, the next largest producer, is expected to seed 21.7% of the country's spring wheat; it currently has seeded 3% of its expected acres.

The 6% of the spring wheat ...

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