Sorghum Crop Progress

August 22, 2011 05:07 AM
 

 

Sorghum Headed - Selected States
[These 11 States planted 98% of the 2010 sorghum acreage]
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                 :            Week ending            :           
                 :-----------------------------------:           
      State      :August 21, :August 14, :August 21, : 2006-2010 
                 :   2010    :   2011    :   2011    :  Average  
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                 :                    percent                    
                 :                                               
Arkansas ........:    100         100         100         100    
Colorado ........:     93          60          69          83    
Illinois ........:     93          88          89          84    
Kansas ..........:     88          51          69          82    
Louisiana .......:    100         100         100         100    
Missouri ........:     89          64          79          86    
Nebraska ........:     97          71          90          90    
New Mexico ......:     57          27          41          55    
Oklahoma ........:     85          56          61          69    
South Dakota ....:     95          81          92          90    
Texas ...........:     92          85          90          88    
                 :                                               
11 States .......:     90          66          78          84    
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Sorghum Coloring - Selected States
[These 11 States planted 98% of the 2010 sorghum acreage]
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                :               Week ending               :             
                :-----------------------------------------:             
      State     : August 21,  : August 14,  : August 21,  :  2006-2010  
                :    2010     :    2011     :    2011     :   Average   
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                :                        percent                        
                :                                                       
Arkansas .......:      99            77            90           91      
Colorado .......:      39            24            27           43      
Illinois .......:      47            21            38           37      
Kansas .........:      22             4            10           22      
Louisiana ......:     100           100           100           98      
Missouri .......:      48            22            27           40      
Nebraska .......:      19             2            24           16      
New Mexico .....:      10             6            10           11      
Oklahoma .......:      44            30            32           30      
South Dakota ...:      37            21            39           37      
Texas ..........:      69            70            71           70      
                :                                                       
11 States ......:      43            32            37           42      
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Sorghum Mature - Selected States
[These 11 States planted 98% of the 2010 sorghum acreage]
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                :               Week ending               :             
                :-----------------------------------------:             
      State     : August 21,  : August 14,  : August 21,  :  2006-2010  
                :    2010     :    2011     :    2011     :   Average   
------------------------------------------------------------------------
                :                        percent                        
                :                                                       
Arkansas .......:     88            18            33            56      
Colorado .......:      1             -             2             4      
Illinois .......:      1             -             -             2      
Kansas .........:      1             -             -             1      
Louisiana ......:     95            84            96            89      
Missouri .......:      5             -             3             4      
Nebraska .......:      -             -             -             -      
New Mexico .....:      -             -             -             1      
Oklahoma .......:      7             8            10             7      
South Dakota ...:      -             -             -             1      
Texas ..........:     54            65            67            60      
                :                                                       
11 States ......:     22            25            26            24      
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-  Represents zero.                                                     

Sorghum Harvested - Selected States
[These 11 States harvested 99% of the 2010 sorghum acreage]
------------------------------------------------------------------------
                :               Week ending               :             
                :-----------------------------------------:             
      State     : August 21,  : August 14,  : August 21,  :  2006-2010  
                :    2010     :    2011     :    2011     :   Average   
------------------------------------------------------------------------
                :                        percent                        
                :                                                       
Arkansas .......:     23           (NA)            8            11      
Colorado .......:      -           (NA)            -             -      
Illinois .......:      -           (NA)            -             -      
Kansas .........:      -           (NA)            -             -      
Louisiana ......:     75           (NA)           82            56      
Missouri .......:      -           (NA)            -             -      
Nebraska .......:      -           (NA)            -             -      
New Mexico .....:      -           (NA)            -             -      
Oklahoma .......:      -           (NA)            -             -      
South Dakota ...:      -           (NA)            -             -      
Texas ..........:     40           (NA)           55            52      
                :                                                       
11 States ......:     16           (NA)           21            20      
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-     Represents zero.                                                  
(NA)  Not available.                                                    

Sorghum Condition - Selected States: Week Ending August 21, 2011
[National crop conditions for selected States are weighted based on 2010
planted acreage]
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      State     : Very poor :   Poor    :   Fair    :   Good    : Excellent 
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                :                          percent                          
                :                                                           
Arkansas .......:     2          10          38          45           5     
Colorado .......:     4          13          57          25           1     
Illinois .......:     1          11          45          42           1     
Kansas .........:    19          22          32          22           5     
Louisiana ......:    10          24          42          24           -     
Missouri .......:     3          18          43          35           1     
Nebraska .......:     1           5          16          64          14     
New Mexico .....:    49          16          29           6           -     
Oklahoma .......:    49          37          13           1           -     
South Dakota ...:     -           2          16          65          17     
Texas ..........:    16          27          35          20           2     
                :                                                           
11 States ......:    18          23          32          23           4     
                :                                                           
Previous week ..:    18          23          32          24           3     
Previous year ..:     2           7          27          55           9     
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-  Represents zero.                                                         


                                             

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