LINCOLN — Nebraska’s soybean harvest was almost done and corn picking was nearly two-thirds complete as of Sunday, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.
Harvest progress was approximately double the 2019 and five-year averages for corn, soybeans and sorghum.
Corn condition was rated at 59% good to excellent, 22% fair and 19% poor or very poor, with 58% harvested.
Meanwhile, 92% of soybeans were out of the field.
Sorghum was rated at 62% good to excellent, 25% fair and 13% poor or very poor, with 60% harvested.
Reports for other crops included:
Winter wheat — 41% good to excellent, 38% fair and 21% poor or very poor, with 94% planted and 72% emerged.
Pasture and range — 15% good to excellent, 23% fair and 62% poor or very poor.