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USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Mon Jul 28, 2014 04:27 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- More than three-quarters of the nation's corn crop has silked and nearly 20% has moved into the dough stage, according to USDA's latest weekly Crop Progress report.

As of July 27, 78% of the nation's corn had silked, compared to 67% last week and a five-year average of 75%. Seventeen percent had reached the dough stage, compared to 8% last year and a 16% five-year average.

Corn condition worsened slightly with one percentage point moving from the good rating and into the poor category. "USDA's ...

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