USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Mon Jul 8, 2013 03:45 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Ten percent of the soybean crop was blooming as of July 7, according to USDA's weekly Crop Progress report and the condition of the crop stayed even with the week before. Last year 42% of the soybeans were blooming as of this date and the five-year average pace is 24%.

"Weekly crop conditions were unchanged from a week ago with DTN's Soybean Condition Index staying at 163, up from 82 a year ago," said DTN Analyst Todd Hultman. "In spite of the slower-than-usual crop development, ...

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