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Soybean Harvest Ahead of Schedule

Posted: Thursday, October 31st, 2013 at 6:23 am
Author: Sally Y. Hart - KCII News

Corn and soybean harvest progressed rapidly across the state last week, according to the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service. Soybean harvest is now slightly ahead of normal with 87% of harvest complete. Corn is five percentage points behind normal with 55% now harvested. Corn condition was rated at 33% fair, 40% good and 9% excellent.

Topsoil moisture levels remain short with 21% very short and 32% short.

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