Monday’s USDA Crop Progress and Condition report shows 75 percent of the nation’s corn crop in good to excellent condition, a drop of one point. 37 percent of the corn is silking, more than double the 18 percent average. 71 percent of the soybeans are in good to excellent condition, unchanged from the previous week with 47 percent of the soybeans blooming and 11 percent setting pods. 63 percent of the winter wheat is harvested, slightly ahead of average. 80 percent of the spring wheat is rated good to excellent. 81 percent of the spring wheat is headed.
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