The corn and soybean crops in Iowa and Nebraska are significantly ahead of schedule and looking very good for a plentiful harvest this fall.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture in its weekly crop progress report Monday says Nebraska corn is rated 87 percent good to excellent and in Iowa its 79 percent.
Soybeans are 85 percent good to excellent in Nebraska. In Iowa it’s 76 percent.
The crops are significantly ahead in development in both states.