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Missouri Cotton Harvevst Lagging Behind Average
Missouri Ag Connection - 11/17/2020

Temperatures last week averaged 49.7 degrees, 4.9 degrees above normal. Precipitation averaged 1.06 inches statewide, 0.26 inches above average. There were 5.0 days suitable for fieldwork for the week ending Sunday. Topsoil moisture supply was rated 5 percent very short, 25 percent short, 67 percent adequate, and 3 percent surplus. Subsoil moisture supply was rated 5 percent very short, 33 percent short, 61 percent adequate, and 1 percent surplus.

Corn harvested for grain was 95 percent complete, compared to the 5-year average of 94 percent.

Soybean harvest was 88 percent complete, compared to the 5-year average of 86 percent.

Cotton harvest was 78 percent complete, compared to the 5-year average of 91 percent.

Winter wheat planted progressed to 85 percent, even with the 5-year average. Winter wheat emerged was 68 percent, even with the 5-year average. Winter wheat condition was rated 1 percent very poor, 8 percent poor, 37 percent fair, 50 percent good, and 4 percent excellent.


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