South Dakota’s corn and soybean harvest continues to progress near the state’s average pace.
The USDA says 8% of South Dakota’s corn has been harvested. Sixty percent of the crop is mature with 95% dented.
The state’s soybean harvest is 9% complete. Eighty-two percent of the crop is dropping leaves.
Winter wheat is 52% planted, ahead of the 50% five-year average.
Pasture and range conditions are rated 14% good-to-excellent.