Initial Corn Condition Ratings Lower Than Year-Ago

Posted on 03/09/2017 10:22 AM
When USDA's weekly crop condition ratings are plugged into Pro Farmer's weighted (by production) Crop Condition Index (CCI; 0 to 500 point scale, with 500 representing perfect), it shows the first condition rating of the season 1.8 points lower than year-ago at 380.35. The Iowa and Illinois crops are rated better than year-ago, while I...