Ohio's Crop Progress Report – October 31st

FIELD ACTIVITIES AND CROP PROGRESS WEEK ENDING SUNDAY OCTOBER 30th 2011

Rains throughout the week has delayed the corn and soybean harvest and winter wheat planting.

As of Sunday October 30th, corn mature was rated at 84 percent, compared to 100 percent last year and 99 percent for the five-year average. Corn harvested for grain was 18 percent complete, compared to 89 percent last year and 55 percent for the five-year average. Corn silage was 92 percent harvested, compared to 100 percent for both last year and the five-year average. Soybeans harvested were rated at 51 percent, 45 percentage points behind last year and 35 points behind the five-year average. Winter wheat was 67 percent planted, 29 percentage points behind last year and 24 points behind the five-year average. Emerged winter wheat was rated at 25 percent, compared to 77 percent last year and 66 percent for the five-year average. The forth cutting of alfalfa hay was 84 percent complete, 13 percent behind last year and 14 percent behind the five-year average. Ninety-two percent of the third cutting of other hay was complete, compared to 100 percent last year and 99 percent for the five-year average. Fall and winter apples were 90 percent harvested, 9 percent behind last year and 3 percent behind the five-year average. Eighty-two percent of grapes were harvested, compared to 100 percent last year and 94 percent for the five-year average.

For the full report, incuding crop and livestock conditions, click here.

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