CROP PROGRESS: Corn planting at 64%, soybeans at 23%

Winter wheat rating up slightly at 62% good/excellent condition.

U.S. corn planting advanced to 64% done as of Sunday, up 19 points in a week as farmers sped through fields before weekend rain arrived, the U.S. Department of Agriculture reported on Monday. The 64% completion rate is down from a year ago but up from the five-year average of 50%.

Corn emergence was 27%, compared with 23% a year ago and the 17% average.

Gains were made throughout the

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