85% of South Dakota winter wheat good to excellent
The USDA’s says the winter wheat condition rating in South Dakota improved from February to March.
85% of the crop is in good to excellent condition, 12% above last month, with another 15% called fair, down 10%, and none of the state’s winter wheat is in the poor to very poor category.
62% of the state’s topsoil and 61% of subsoil have adequate moisture levels.
The USDA’s weekly crop progress and condition reports resume April 6th.