Ag stats: Kansas crop progress and condition report – week ending September 19, 2021

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Published Wednesday, September 22, 2021

For the week ending September 19, 2021, there were 6.5 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. Topsoil moisture supplies rated 14% very short, 35% short, 50% adequate, and 1% surplus. Subsoil moisture supplies rated 14% very short, 32% short, 53% adequate, and 1% surplus. 

Field Crops Report: Winter wheat planted was 13%, near 12% last year and 11% for the five-year average. Emerged was 1%, equal to both last year and average. 

Corn condition rated 7% very poor, 12% poor, 25% fair, 46% good, and 10% excellent. Corn dented was 93%, near 95% last year and 94% average. Mature was 62%, near 64% both last year and average. Harvested was 20%, ahead of 15% last year, and near 19% average. 

Soybean condition rated 3% very poor, 8% poor, 28% fair, 55% good, and 6% excellent. Soybeans setting pods was 95%, near 97% both last year and average. Dropping leaves was 36%, behind 46% last year, but near 34% average. 

Sorghum condition rated 4% very poor, 9% poor, 29% fair, 50% good, and 8% excellent. Sorghum coloring was 89%, near 90% last year and 87% average. Mature was 37%, ahead of 30% last year and 25% average. Harvested was 5%, near 2% last year and 4% average. 

Cotton condition rated 0% very poor, 2% poor, 37% fair, 56% good, and 5% excellent. Cotton bolls opening was 46%, ahead of 39% last year and 33% average. 

Pasture and Range Report: Pasture and range conditions rated 7% very poor, 15% poor, 36% fair, 40% good, and 2% excellent.

Crop Progress by District

For the Week Ending September 19, 2021

 

Percent

 

NW 

WC 

SW 

NC 

SC 

NE 

EC 

SE 

STATE 

Winter Wheat Planted 

26 

11 

20 

10 

10 

24 

13 

Corn Dented 

82 

96 

96 

94 

97 

99 

96 

98 

97 

93 

Corn Mature 

46 

54 

62 

66 

75 

83 

48 

72 

90 

62 

Corn Harvested 

11 

15 

18 

32 

46 

11 

21 

61 

20 

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