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USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Mon Jul 21, 2014 03:36 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- More than half the nation's corn has silked and one-fifth of the soybeans have set pods, according to USDA's latest weekly Crop Progress report.

As of July 20, 56% of the corn was silking, compared to 34% last week and a 55% five-year average. Corn condition was equal to last week with 76% of the crop rated good to excellent.

"USDA's good-to-excellent rating of 76% for corn kept the DTN Corn Condition Index at 187, the same as a week ago, up from 155 a ...

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