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USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Tue May 27, 2014 03:34 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Corn planting advanced to 88% complete nationwide in the week ended May 25, according to USDA's latest weekly Crop Progress and Condition report, while winter wheat condition held steady.

Last week 73% of the nation's corn was planted. The 5-year average is equal to this week's total, 88%. Sixty percent of the corn is emerged, compared to 34% last week and a 64% 5-year average.

"This report should be viewed as bearish given the impressive increase in planting progress and corn emerged," said DTN Analyst ...

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