Tennessee crops: 44% soybeans and 25% cotton harvested
Tennessee farmers took advantage of decent weather and field conditions to make some harvest progress this past week.
According to the USDA, corn is 86% harvested. Twenty-five percent of the cotton crop has been harvested and 89% of bolls opened. Soybean harvest continues to run behind the average pace with 44% of the crop has been harvested.
Winter wheat is 49% planted with 28% of the crop emerged.
Pasture conditions are rated 68% rated good to excellent.
Topsoil moisture is 90% and subsoil moisture is 86% adequate to surplus.