Corn and soybean conditions drop by 1%


By Cassidy Walter, Successful Farming - 9/19/2022


The USDA released its 25th Crop Progress report of the growing season Monday afternoon. These reports run weekly through the end of November and look at the progress and condition of various crops on a national and state-by-state scale.




As of September 18, 87% of corn has reached the dented stage, just shy of the five-year average of 88%.


Forty percent is mature, 5% shy of the five-year average.


Seven percent has been harvested, just behind the five-year average of 8%.


In the top 18 corn growing states...