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USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Cheri Zagurski DTN Managing Editor
Mon Jun 9, 2014 03:43 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Corn planting is complete, according to USDA's latest weekly crop progress report, soybean development is ahead of average and winter wheat harvest is far enough along to start reporting.

For the week ended June 8, corn is 92% emerged, compared to 80% last week and a five-year average of 90%. Corn condition worsened slightly during the week.

"This resulted in a DTN Corn Index of 181, up from 155 a year ago and above the five-year average of 166.4," said DTN Analyst Todd Hultman. "This report should be viewed as bearish for corn given the advanced rate ...

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