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USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Mon Nov 19, 2012 03:11 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Winter wheat condition declined again during the week ended Nov. 18, according to USDA's weekly Crop Progress report.

With corn and soybean harvest virtually complete nationwide, and cotton harvest 84% done and sorghum harvest 95% done, winter wheat is nearly all that remains on the weekly report.

Emergence is reported at 84%, compared to 79% last week and a five-year average of 86%. Winter wheat condition was reported at 24% poor to very poor, compared to 22% last week.

The following are highlights from weekly crop progress reports issued by National Ag Statistics Service offices in individual ...

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