Aug. 23: Sorghum Progress Reports

August 23, 2010 10:12 AM
 
Sorghum Headed - Selected States
[These 11 States planted 98% of the 2009 sorghum acreage]
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                 :            Week ending            :           
                 :-----------------------------------:           
      State      :August 22, :August 15, :August 22, : 2005-2009 
                 :   2009    :   2010    :   2010    :  Average  
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                 :                    percent                    
                 :                                               
Arkansas ........:    100         100         100         100    
Colorado ........:     73          88          94          82    
Illinois ........:     56          91          93          85    
Kansas ..........:     78          79          89          83    
Louisiana .......:    100         100         100         100    
Missouri ........:     78          80          91          88    
Nebraska ........:     87          91          98          91    
New Mexico ......:     69          48          58          60    
Oklahoma ........:     56          84          85          67    
South Dakota ....:     81          89          96          92    
Texas ...........:     89          89          93          87    
                 :                                               
11 States .......:     82          84          91          85    
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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 22, :August 15, :August 22, : 2005-2009 
                 :   2009    :   2010    :   2010    :  Average  
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                 :                    percent                    
                 :                                               
Arkansas ........:    81           97          99         91     
Colorado ........:    49           34          40         39     
Illinois ........:     4           31          50         40     
Kansas ..........:    10           12          24         26     
Louisiana .......:    99          100         100         97     
Missouri ........:    25           33          50         43     
Nebraska ........:     6           11          20         20     
New Mexico ......:     4            7          10         10     
Oklahoma ........:    22           32          46         29     
South Dakota ....:    22           19          40         36     
Texas ...........:    68           60          70         68     
                 :                                               
11 States .......:    37           35          46         45     
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Sorghum Mature - Selected States
[These 11 States planted 98% of the 2009 sorghum acreage]
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                 :            Week ending            :           
                 :-----------------------------------:           
      State      :August 22, :August 15, :August 22, : 2005-2009 
                 :   2009    :   2010    :   2010    :  Average  
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                 :                    percent                    
                 :                                               
Arkansas ........:    27          78          90          49     
Colorado ........:    10           -           1           4     
Illinois ........:     -           1           1           3     
Kansas ..........:     -           -           1           2     
Louisiana .......:    92          86          96          86     
Missouri ........:     1           2           5           5     
Nebraska ........:     -           -           -           -     
New Mexico ......:     -           -           -           1     
Oklahoma ........:     -           -           8           7     
South Dakota ....:     -           -           -           1     
Texas ...........:    63          52          54          59     
                 :                                               
11 States .......:    27          23          25          27     
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-  Represents zero.                                              

Sorghum Condition - Selected States: Week Ending August 22, 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 ........:     3          22          54          19           2     
Colorado ........:     -           1          21          61          17     
Illinois ........:     6           8          36          40          10     
Kansas ..........:     2           9          29          54           6     
Louisiana .......:     1           1          30          68           -     
Missouri ........:     2           8          28          57           5     
Nebraska ........:     -           2          20          64          14     
New Mexico ......:     -           -          51          48           1     
Oklahoma ........:     1           3          30          53          13     
South Dakota ....:     -           -          10          68          22     
Texas ...........:     3           6          25          56          10     
                 :                                                           
11 States .......:     2           7          27          55           9     
                 :                                                           
Previous week ...:     3           6          27          54          10     
Previous year ...:    11          10          29          42           8     
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-  Represents zero.                                                          
                               

 

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