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Half the U.S. Corn Crop Rated “Poor” or “Very Poor”

USDA’s weekly Crop Progress Report estimated that 50% of corn acres were classified as “poor” or “very poor condition.”  This compares to 16% a year ago.  Soybean fields were rated at 39% in “poor” or “very poor” condition in major producing states.  This compares to 13% last year.


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