Minnesota Crop Progress & Condition
Dry conditions allowed for harvest progress during the
week ending November 7, 2021 according to the USDA,
National Agricultural Statistics Service. There were
5.8 days suitable for fieldwork. Field activities for the
week included harvesting crops, tilling and manure
Topsoil moisture supplies were rated 3 percent very
short, 14 percent short, 75 percent adequate and
8 percent surplus. Subsoil moisture were rated
6 percent very short, 24 percent short,
64 percent adequate and 6 percent surplus.
Corn harvested for grain reached 92 percent, 12 days
ahead of the 5-year average. Average corn moisture
content of grain at harvest was 17 percent. Sunflower
harvest was almost finished at 96 percent complete.
Sugarbeets advanced to 100 percent harvested.