Crop conditions declined slightly as temperatures rose and rainfall was scarce. Soybeans are rated 77% good to excellent, with 51% of the crop blooming. Just 2% of the crop is left to be planted. Cotton is rated 78% good to excellent with 51% squaring... Read More.
The weather allowed for just 3 days suitable for fieldwork, but Arkansas farmers still made measurable planting progress. Rice planting is 93% complete, with 84% of the crop emerged, and 75% rated good to excellent. Soybeans are 78% planted with 69% of the crop... Read More.