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USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Mon Jul 14, 2014 03:40 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Corn and soybean development was slightly ahead of the five-year averages for both crops, and the condition of the nation's corn crop improved slightly in the week ended July 13, according to USDA's latest Crop Progress Report.

Corn was 34% silking as of Sunday, up from 15% a year ago and ahead of the five-year average of 33%. The crop was rated 76% in good-to-excellent condition, up from 75% the previous week.

"USDA's good-to-excellent rating of 76% for corn resulted in a DTN Corn Condition ...

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