Corn and Soybean CCI Ratings Improve, Spring Wheat Rating Virtually Unchanged

Posted on Mon, 07/27/2020 - 15:22

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 4.8 points to a 381.1 rating, which is 8.8 points above the five-year-average for late July. The soybean crop improved 5.1 points to 374.3 points, which is 17.4 points above average for this date.

The spring CCI rating slipped 0.1 point to 373.2 points, though that’s still 11.3 points above the five-year average for late July.

 

Pro Farmer Crop Condition Index for Corn

 

This Week

Last week

Year-ago

Colorado (1.17%*)

3.63

3.69

4.42

Illinois (14.81%)

56.57

54.50

50.46

Indiana (6.37%)

23.40

22.50

20.04

Iowa (18.03%)

69.60

70.32

65.26

Kansas (4.99%)

17.78

17.33

16.22

Kentucky (1.58%)

6.29

6.34

5.60

Michigan (1.95%)

6.98

6.73

6.75

Minnesota (9.62%)

39.14

39.14

34.86

Missouri (3.48%)

13.21

13.28

11.04

Nebraska (12.32%)

47.69

45.84

44.94

North Carolina (0.74%)

2.53

2.51

2.19

North Dakota (3.17%)

12.12

11.99

12.13

Ohio (3.74%)

12.69

12.28

11.77

Pennsylvania (1.02%)

3.54

3.65

3.58

South Dakota (4.88%)

19.52

19.62

19.28

Tennessee (0.93%)

3.55

3.58

3.32

Texas (1.85%)

6.18

6.44

7.13

Wisconsin (3.53%)

14.51

14.65

13.53

Corn total

381.05

376.23

352.15

 

* denotes percentage of total national corn crop production.

                                                            

Pro Farmer Crop Condition Index for Soybeans

 

This Week

Last week

Year-ago

Arkansas (3.78%*)

14.43

14.32

13.19

Illinois (14.61%)

56.24

54.93

46.83

Indiana (7.56%)

27.81

26.82

23.10

Iowa (13.06%)

50.26

50.66

46.12

Kansas (4.68%)

17.39

16.64

15.19

Kentucky (2.25%)

8.78

8.73

8.40

Louisiana (1.37%)

5.47

5.53

5.08

Michigan (2.24%)

8.20

7.96

7.62

Minnesota (8.53%)

34.27

33.85

31.33

Mississippi (2.24%)

8.09

7.89

8.51

Missouri (6.29%)

23.41

23.35

20.11

Nebraska (7.53%)

29.59

28.53

27.92

North Carolina (1.39%)

4.61

4.61

4.65

North Dakota (5.30%)

19.24

19.71

20.09

Ohio (5.99%)

20.78

20.18

17.85

South Dakota (5.15%)

20.29

20.39

19.85

Tennessee (1.80%)

1.00

1.00

1.00

Wisconsin (2.31%)

9.65

9.60

8.86

Soybean total

374.29

369.28

338.38


* 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

28.45

25.65

Minnesota (15.18%)

57.37

57.07

61.02

Montana (15.24%)

59.15

60.67

49.85

North Dakota (51.78%)

187.95

186.40

195.14

South Dakota (5.39%)

19.09

19.25

25.71

Washington (4.49%)

17.92

18.59

17.96

HRS total

373.16

373.30

379.82

 

* denotes percentage of total national HRS crop production.