USDA Releases Crop Report for MN & Iowa for Week Ending Sept. 3rd

On Tuesday, the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service released the Crop Progress Report for Minnesota and Iowa for the week ending September 3rd.

In Minnesota, corn in the dough stage reached 97%.  Dent stage was 71% and the crop was beginning to mature at 11%.  Corn condition was 39% good to excellent.

Iowa’s corn crop in the dent stage was 78% and 17% of the state’s corn crop has reached maturity.  Corn condition was 49% good to excellent.

Minnesota’s soybeans turning color were 48% with 12% dropping leaves.  Soybean condition was 47% good to excellent.

In Iowa, soybeans turning color were 40% with 8% of leaves dropping.  Soybean condition was 49% good to excellent.