Corn and Soybean CCI Ratings Improve, Spring Wheat Rating Falls Again

Posted on Mon, 06/29/2020 - 15:27

When USDA's weekly condition ratings are plugged into the weighted Pro Farmer Crop Condition Index (CCI; 0 to 500-point scale, with 500 representing perfect), the corn crop improved 3.5 points to 382.6 points and the soybean crop rose 3.3 points to 373.3 points. The corn crop is 8.5 points above the five-year average for the end of June, while the soybean crop is 13.7 points above normal.

The spring CCI rating dropped another 7.8 points this week to 370.1 points. The spring wheat crop has dropped 21.7 points the past three weeks but is still 2.5 points above the five-year average for the end of June.

 

Pro Farmer Crop Condition Index for Corn

 

This Week

Last week

Year-ago

Colorado (1.17%*)

3.80

3.72

4.37

Illinois (14.81%)

55.09

53.02

49.40

Indiana (6.37%)

22.89

22.44

20.56

Iowa (18.03%)

72.49

72.12

64.90

Kansas (4.99%)

17.28

17.38

15.81

Kentucky (1.58%)

6.28

6.16

5.65

Michigan (1.95%)

7.14

6.95

6.54

Minnesota (9.62%)

38.95

39.34

35.55

Missouri (3.48%)

12.96

13.03

10.61

Nebraska (12.32%)

48.18

47.56

44.24

North Carolina (0.74%)

2.77

2.64

2.54

North Dakota (3.17%)

11.71

11.86

12.23

Ohio (3.74%)

13.51

13.21

11.73

Pennsylvania (1.02%)

4.07

4.18

3.45

South Dakota (4.88%)

19.08

19.13

19.02

Tennessee (0.93%)

3.54

3.57

3.22

Texas (1.85%)

6.55

6.49

7.07

Wisconsin (3.53%)

14.12

14.26

12.79

Corn total

382.62

379.09

349.32

 

* denotes percentage of total national corn crop production.

                                                            

Pro Farmer Crop Condition Index for Soybeans

 

This Week

Last week

Year-ago

Arkansas (3.78%*)

14.36

14.28

13.70

Illinois (14.61%)

54.63

52.30

47.26

Indiana (7.56%)

27.43

26.90

23.48

Iowa (13.06%)

51.83

51.96

46.64

Kansas (4.68%)

16.83

17.25

14.92

Kentucky (2.25%)

9.00

8.84

8.45

Louisiana (1.37%)

5.36

5.12

5.21

Michigan (2.24%)

8.23

7.96

7.67

Minnesota (8.53%)

33.85

34.10

31.95

Mississippi (2.24%)

8.00

8.07

8.26

Missouri (6.29%)

22.91

22.84

19.86

Nebraska (7.53%)

29.06

29.21

27.62

North Carolina (1.39%)

5.10

4.97

4.77

North Dakota (5.30%)

19.71

19.77

20.48

Ohio (5.99%)

21.79

21.25

17.97

South Dakota (5.15%)

20.09

20.09

20.31

Tennessee (1.80%)

1.00

1.00

1.00

Wisconsin (2.31%)

9.35

9.42

8.69

Soybean total

373.26

369.94

341.00


* denotes percentage of total national soybean production.

 

Pro Farmer Crop Condition Index for HRS Wheat

 

This Week

Last week

Year-ago

Idaho* (7.15%)

28.81

27.60

25.53

Minnesota (15.18%)

57.98

58.59

61.33

Montana (15.24%)

59.60

59.45

48.74

North Dakota (51.78%)

183.29

191.06

195.65

South Dakota (5.39%)

19.63

20.33

26.26

Washington (4.49%)

17.96

17.96

17.96

HRS total

370.12

377.89

380.01

 

* denotes percentage of total national HRS crop production.