Tennessee Weekly Crop & Weather Report

Author: Chuck Danehower, Extension Area Specialist - Farm Management Comments Off on Tennessee Weekly Crop & Weather Report

WHEAT HARVEST IN FULL SWING

Spotty showers caused slight delays in wheat and hay harvest, but did not keep farmers from making significant progress. Cotton and soybean producers were busy spraying their crops. High temperatures and humidity continued to put stress on livestock. There were 5.5 days suitable for field work. Topsoil moisture was 1 percent very short, 16 percent short, 78 percent adequate, and 5 percent surplus. Subsoil moisture was 2 percent
very short, 14 percent short, 76 percent adequate, and 8 percent surplus. Continue reading at TN_06_18_18. The U.S. Crop Progress report can be read at CropProg-06-18-2018.

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