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Iowa Crop Progress Report for Week of 9/16/12

Below are the USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service crop and soil moisture conditions as of September 16, 2012. You can download the full report here.

Item Corn Soybeans Pasture & Range
Very Poor 20% 12% 48%
Poor 28% 22% 25%
Fair 34% 39% 22%
Good 17% 25% 5%
Excellent 1% 2% 0%
Topsoil Moisture State Last Week Last Year
Very Short 42% 48% 13%
Short 42% 36% 32%
Adequate 16% 16% 52%
Surplus 0% 0% 3%
Subsoil Moisture State Last Week Last Year
Very Short 59% 63% 12%
Short 34% 30% 35%
Adequate 7% 7% 52%
Surplus 0% 0% 1%
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