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USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Mon Aug 3, 2015 03:39 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Corn and soybean conditions were steady to slightly improved in the week ended Aug. 2, according to USDA's latest Crop Progress and Condition report.

Seventy percent of the nation's corn was rated good to excellent, equal to last week's ratings. "This resulted in a 1-point increase in DTN's Corn Condition Index to 168 which is still above the five-year average of 131," said DTN Analyst Todd Hultman. "Monday's report was neutral-to-bearish for corn."

Sixty-three percent of beans were rated good to excellent, compared to 62% ...

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