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Missouri 2019 Harvests Nearing Completion
Missouri Ag Connection - 11/26/2019

Temperatures last week averaged 43.9 degrees, 1.2 degrees above normal. Precipitation averaged 0.75 inches statewide, 0.12 inches below normal. There were 4.5 days suitable for fieldwork for the week ending Sunday. Topsoil moisture supply was rated 2 percent short, 87 percent adequate, and 11 percent surplus. Subsoil moisture supply was rated 2 percent short, 91 percent adequate, and 7 percent surplus.

Corn harvested for grain progressed to 92 percent, 7 percentage points behind last year.

Soybean harvested progressed to 91 percent this week, 7 percentage points ahead of last year.

Cotton harvested progressed to 91 percent, 8 percentage points behind last year.

Winter wheat planted progressed to 93 percent this week, 5 percentage points ahead of last year, while winter wheat emerged progressed to 77 percent. Winter wheat condition was rated at 2 percent very poor, 9 percent poor, 48 percent fair, 39 percent good, and 2 percent excellent.

This is the final Missouri weekly Crop Progress and Condition report for 2019. The National weekly Crop Progress report, which includes State level estimates, will continue due to delays in harvest progress this season. Monthly reports will be released January through March, with weekly reports resuming in April 2020.

"Thank you to all of our reporters for their hard work this year," NASS officials reported.

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