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USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Cheri Zagurski DTN Managing Editor
Mon Jun 23, 2014 03:39 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Corn and soybean conditions worsened slightly and winter wheat harvest more than doubled to 33% complete in the week ended June 22, according to USDA's latest Crop Progress report.

Seventy-four percent of the nation's corn crop is rated good to excellent, compared to 76% last week. "This resulted in a DTN Corn Index of 181, down from last week's 184, but up from 161 a year ago and above the five-year average of 162.4," said DTN Analyst Todd Hultman. "This report should be viewed as neutral to bearish for corn as crop ratings are still high in ...

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