NEWS
USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Mon Jun 3, 2013 05:34 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Planting pace for corn and soybeans continued to slow for a second week in a row since a record was set, according to USDA's weekly Crop Progress report. Scattered rains continued, mostly in areas that were already too soggy for planters to roll.

For the week ended June 2, 91% of the nation's corn crop was planted, compared to 86% last week and a 95% five-year average. This figure, of course, does not reveal much about how many acres will be drowned out. Emergence increased ...

Quick View
Related News Stories
Kub's Den
April 1 Comes a Day Early
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
Making Money With Manure - 3
Production Blog
West Coast Port Tension Still Simmering
California Ramps Up Water Restrictions
Bee Friendly When Planting
The Trouble With Talc
Crop Tech Corner