As of the June 11 th USDA Crop Progress report, Iowa’s corn crop was rated 77% Good/Excellent, 20% Fair, and only 3% Poor/Very Poor. However, Illinois only has 59% of their corn crop in Good/Excellent condition, and the remaining crop is 30% Fair, and 11% Poor/Very Poor. Indiana has less than half of their corn crop in Good/Excellent condition (46%), while 37% is Fair and 17% Poor/Very Poor.
73% of Iowa’s soybeans are in Good/Excellent condition, 23% Fair, and only 3% are rated Poor/Very Poor. Many of the leading states for soybean production currently have the majority of their soybean crop in Good/Excellent condition: Iowa (73%), Minnesota (78%), and Nebraska (74%). However there are several states that have a significant portion of their soybean crop in Fair/Poor/Very Poor conditions: South Dakota (57%), Indiana (49%), North Dakota (44%), and Ohio (43%).
In the map below you can see the condition of both corn and soybeans for each state, and the total size of the pie chart on each state represents the number of acres planted in that state.
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