The harvest of remaining late-season crops in North Dakota is drawing to a close.
The Agriculture Department in its latest weekly crop report says all but about 15 percent of the corn and sunflowers has been harvested. Farmers also have been busy with fall tillage.
The report says 96 percent of the state's winter wheat crop has emerged.
North Dakota ranchers over the past week have been hauling hay and working calves. Pasture and range conditions statewide are rated 49 percent good to excellent. Stock water supplies are 75 percent adequate to surplus