Aug. 16: Sorghum Percent Headed, Coloring, Mature, Condition

August 16, 2010 10:56 AM
 

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Sorghum Headed - Selected States
[These 11 States planted 98% of the 2009 sorghum acreage]
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                 :            Week ending            :           
                 :-----------------------------------:           
      State      :August 15, : August 8, :August 15, : 2005-2009 
                 :   2009    :   2010    :   2010    :  Average  
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                 :                    percent                    
                 :                                               
Arkansas ........:    100         100         100          99    
Colorado ........:     58          64          88          70    
Illinois ........:     50          77          91          78    
Kansas ..........:     62          59          79          72    
Louisiana .......:    100         100         100         100    
Missouri ........:     66          77          80          81    
Nebraska ........:     71          78          91          78    
New Mexico ......:     32          24          48          45    
Oklahoma ........:     49          73          84          58    
South Dakota ....:     56          70          89          81    
Texas ...........:     84          86          89          83    
                 :                                               
11 States .......:     71          72          84          77    
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Sorghum Coloring - Selected States
[These 11 States planted 98% of the 2009 sorghum acreage]
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                 :            Week ending            :           
                 :-----------------------------------:           
      State      :August 15, : August 8, :August 15, : 2005-2009 
                 :   2009    :   2010    :   2010    :  Average  
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                 :                    percent                    
                 :                                               
Arkansas ........:    69          91           97         81     
Colorado ........:    44          22           34         30     
Illinois ........:     2          30           31         29     
Kansas ..........:     4           7           12         15     
Louisiana .......:    97          97          100         94     
Missouri ........:    15          28           33         31     
Nebraska ........:     3           2           11          7     
New Mexico ......:     -           2            7          6     
Oklahoma ........:    13          21           32         21     
South Dakota ....:    18           8           19         22     
Texas ...........:    67          59           60         66     
                 :                                               
11 States .......:    33          31           35         38     
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-  Represents zero.                                              

Sorghum Mature - Selected States
[These 11 States planted 98% of the 2009 sorghum acreage]
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                 :            Week ending            :           
                 :-----------------------------------:           
      State      :August 15, : August 8, :August 15, : 2005-2009 
                 :   2009    :   2010    :   2010    :  Average  
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                 :                    percent                    
                 :                                               
Arkansas ........:    12          32          78          26     
Colorado ........:     4           -           -           1     
Illinois ........:     -           -           1           -     
Kansas ..........:     -           -           -           -     
Louisiana .......:    85          68          86          73     
Missouri ........:     -           1           2           2     
Nebraska ........:     -           -           -           -     
New Mexico ......:     -           -           -           1     
Oklahoma ........:     -           -           -           5     
South Dakota ....:     -           -           -           -     
Texas ...........:    62          51          52          58     
                 :                                               
11 States .......:    27          22          23          25     
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-  Represents zero.                                              

Sorghum Condition - Selected States: Week Ending August 15, 2010
[National crop conditions for selected States are weighted based on 2009
planted acreage]
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      State      : Very poor :   Poor    :   Fair    :   Good    : Excellent 
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                 :                          percent                          
                 :                                                           
Arkansas ........:     4          18          58          18           2     
Colorado ........:     1           5          26          50          18     
Illinois ........:     3           4          27          55          11     
Kansas ..........:     3           9          30          50           8     
Louisiana .......:     1           1          30          68           -     
Missouri ........:     2           7          30          55           6     
Nebraska ........:     -           2          17          67          14     
New Mexico ......:     -           -          30          68           2     
Oklahoma ........:     1           4          31          49          15     
South Dakota ....:     -           1           9          69          21     
Texas ...........:     4           5          25          55          11     
                 :                                                           
11 States .......:     3           6          27          54          10     
                 :                                                           
Previous week ...:     2           6          26          57           9     
Previous year ...:    11          10          32          41           6     
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-  Represents zero.                                                          

 

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