CROP YIELDS PROMISING; CORN HARVEST WRAPPING UP
Corn harvest was wrapping up and soybean and cotton harvest made strong progress after the previous week’s rains. There is a positive yield outlook for all crops. There was also strong wheat seeding progress. There were 6.1 days suitable for field work. Topsoil moisture was 6 percent very short, 20 percent short, 73 percent adequate, and 1 percent surplus. Subsoil moisture was 6 percent very short, 19 percent short, 73 percent adequate and 2 percent surplus. Continue reading at TN_10_22_17. The U.S. Crop Progress report can be read at CropProg-10-23-2017.