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
All access premium subscription
This content requires a subscription to Feedstuffs in order to access. If you are a paid subscriber, use your email and password to Log In now.
Current Feedstuffs Subscribers: Online and mobile access are now included at no charge to you. To read this article, use your subscriber email and password to log-in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account.)
Not Currently a Subscriber: Subscribe NOW to Feedstuffs and receive our print and/or digital publications, enewsletters and premium online content. Visit Feedstuffs.com and click on Subscribe at the top of the page for more information.
SUBSCRIBE NOW https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/Publications.aspx
TO RENEW YOUR SUBSCRIPTION https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/SubscriptionOffers.aspx