Crop Progress Updates

Corn crop conditions rate high; rainfall needed in much of the state

Clear skies and sunshine boosted row crop development this past week, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Much of the state saw little or … Read More »

Moisture Levels Continue to Improve

Rain across most of the state combined with above average temperatures to boost the growth of crops this past week. Some portions of the state … Read More »

Dryer Conditions Allow for Field Work

A break in the rain allowed for farmers to spend time in the field finishing up planting and applying chemicals. Temperatures ranged between 2 to … Read More »

Here Comes the Corn

Corn planting started to come to an end this week with reports that 96% of this years crop has been planted. Emerged corn jumped to … Read More »

Trying To Catch Up

Corn planting this spring continues to be well behind last year. As of now 43% of this year’s corn crop is in the ground compared … Read More »

Slow Start

 Corn planting this spring has been noticeably behind with only 14% of all corn planted thus far compared to 70% last year and the 53% … Read More »

Harvest 30% Ahead of Average

Corn harvested is reported 97% complete which is well ahead of 83 % last year and even farther ahead than the 64% average. Although some … Read More »

Harvest 89% Complete

The last week harvest activities were slowed by high winds causing lodging of harvested corn. According to USDA’s NAtional Agricultural Statistics Service, Nebraska Field office, … Read More »

Harvest is Two-Thirds Complete

In the last week parts of Nebraska received a killing frost bringing the growing season to an end. With the colder temperatures also came the … Read More »

Harvest a Month Ahead of Average

Corn harvest is nearly one month ahead of average, over one-third complete thanks to cooler temperatures and limited rainfall. Small amounts of precipitation have been … Read More »

12% of Nebraska corn out of the field

This last week brought, yet again, little to no precipitation with temperatures in the triple digits and winds leading to drier conditions. This all leading … Read More »

Harvest Underway

This last week has brought cooler temperatures along with some precipitation across the southeastern third of the state. Rain fell late last week in Southeast … Read More »

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