LINCOLN, Neb. October 31, 2022 – For the week ending October 30, 2022, there were 6.1 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Topsoil moisture supplies rated 44% very short, 41% short, 15% adequate, and 0% surplus. Subsoil moisture supplies rated 46% very short, 38% short, 16% adequate, and 0% surplus.
Field Crops Report:
Corn harvested was 80%, ahead of 70% last year and 61% for the five-year average.
Soybeans harvested was 97%, ahead of 91% last year and 89% average.
Winter wheat condition rated 15% very poor, 23% poor, 40% fair, 21% good, and 1% excellent. Winter wheat emerged was 94%, ahead of 89% last year, and near 90% average.
Sorghum mature was 98%, equal to both last year and average. Harvested was 75%, near 77% last year, but ahead of 65% average.
Pasture and Range Report:
Pasture and range conditions rated 44% very poor, 38% poor, 16% fair, 2% good, and 0% excellent.
Data for this news release were provided at the county level by USDA Farm Service Agency, UNL Extension Service, and other reporters across the State.
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