2018 Ohio Crop Progress Update

Ohio Crop Progress — April 23, 2018

More wet and cold weather passed through Ohio last week keeping many operators out of the fields. There were 1.4 day suitable for fieldwork in Ohio during the week ending April 15, according to Cheryl Turner, Ohio State Statistician with the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Confined livestock continued to be stressed during the last [...]

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Ohio Crop Progress — April 16, 2018

Saturated fields had begun to dry out toward the end of last week only to have rain arrive by the weekend for most of Ohio. There were 1.7 day suitable for fieldwork in Ohio during the week ending April 15, according to Cheryl Turner, Ohio State Statistician with the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Fertilizer [...]

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Ohio Crop Progress — April 9, 2018

Weather Delays Fieldwork There was less than 1 day suitable for fieldwork in Ohio during the week ending April 8, according to Cheryl Turner, Ohio State Statistician with the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Excessive precipitation and low temperatures continued to delay fieldwork and crop progress, and even lead to flooding across parts the State. [...]

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Ohio Crop Progress — April 2, 2018

There was less than 1 day suitable for fieldwork in Ohio during the week ending April 1, according to Cheryl Turner, Ohio State Statistician with the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Colder than normal temperatures kept pastures and crops behind typical progress to start the 2018 season. A wintry mix of rain and snow blanketed [...]

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See Ohio Crop Progress reports each week at ocj.com

The Ohio Crop Progress updates are getting ready to be released by the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service. Each Monday afternoon, we will post these updates on www.ocj.com. Information covered includes weather recaps for the past week, current growing conditions, and general progress during planting, growing, and harvest seasons. This information is gathered from producers [...]

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