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Iowa Crop Progress Report for Week of 8/19/12

Below are the USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service crop and soil moisture conditions as of August 12, 2012. You can download the full report here.

Item Corn Soybeans Pasture & Range
Very Poor 23% 14% 57%
Poor 30% 23% 27%
Fair 32% 38% 13%
Good 14% 23% 3%
Excellent 1% 2% 0%
Topsoil Moisture State Last Week Last Year
Very Short 60% 60% 14%
Short 31% 31% 35%
Adequate 9% 9% 48%
Surplus 0% 0% 3%
Subsoil Moisture State Last Week Last Year
Very Short 70% 70% 9%
Short 26% 26% 32%
Adequate 4% 4% 57%
Surplus 0% 0% 2%
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