There were 2 days suitable for fieldwork during the week ending June 2. Statewide, the average temperature was 70.3 degrees, 3 degrees above normal. Precipitation averaged 1.79 inches, 0.83 inches above normal.
Topsoil moisture supply was rated at 40% adequate and 60% surplus. Subsoil moisture supply was rated at 39% adequate and 61% surplus.
Corn planted was at 45%, compared to 100% last year and the five-year average of 98%. Corn emerged was at 32%.
Soybeans planted were at 21%, compared to 93% last year and the five-year average of 84%. Soybeans emerged were at 13%.
Winter wheat headed reached 87%, compared to 97% last year and the five-year average of 95%. Winter wheat condition was rated at 6 % very poor, 16% poor, 48% fair, 27% good, and 3% excellent..
Source: USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Heartland Regional Field Office