The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that 23 percent of the crop had colored, ahead of 14 percent at this time a year ago. IL is 67 percent emerged, Iowa and Minnesota at 59 percent, Nebraska 52 percent, Kansas 48 percent, South Dakota 47 percent, North Dakota 38 percent and Wisconsin 21 percent. Oat condition is rated 80% good to excellent.
Soybeans planted was 52 percent, near 50 past year, but behind 61 average.
The USDA estimated that US soybean plantings were 53 percent complete, above the five-year average of 52 percent.
Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. Research shows that 50 percent corn emergence will occur in 20 days at an average soil temperature of 50 degrees F, which is reduced to only 10 days at an average temperature of 60 degrees F. Some corn and soybeans planted in May this year emerged in 5 to 7 days. Hay conditions decreased slightly to 82% good to excellent.
Trump touts ultimate peace, but same obstacles remain Both sides are wary of being accused of resisting Trump's peace efforts or being cast as obstructing the resumption of talks. Donald Trump's trip to Israel passed by in a flash - after all, the president only stopped in the Jewish state for two days.
Harry Hillaker is state climatologist with Iowa Department of Agriculture & Land Stewardship. Of the 18 states reporting, 33 percent is fair and 15 percent is poor or very poor. Temperatures again climbed into the 89s statewide May 16 with thunderstorms erupting over about the northwest one-half of Iowa that evening and night. Wednesday (17th) was the most active weather day of the week with thunderstorms statewide.
But cool temperatures and continuing rain are affecting the corn plants. Sunday (21st) was mostly dry with highs in the upper forties northeast to mid-sixties southwest.
Weekly rain totals varied from 0.76 inches near New London to 5.78 inches near Mondamin.
Corn futures hit their highest level in three weeks. At the University of Minnesota Southern Research and Outreach center at Waseca, Minnesota, only.25 inches of precipitation was recorded during that time frame. The week's lowest temperatures were 36 degree readings at Sibley, Sioux Center and Sheldon on the morning of May 21.
The Bush Institute's Warrior Open began in 2011 for US military personnel seriously wounded or injured since September 11, 2001. Defending champion Sergio Garcia had birdies on six of his last eight holes Saturday to get within four strokes of the lead.
It was the deadliest terrorist attack on British soil since 2005, when the London serial bombings left 52 dead. May said Abedi was born and raised in Britain and a European security official said he was of Libyan descent.
Cech said Arsenal only had themselves to blame for an inconsistent season that led to a fifth-placed finish. A record 37 goals were scored on the final day as the Premier League season ended with a bang.
Overall UK sales were uplifted by subsidiary Screwfix's 12.6 per cent rise in sales, boosting UK like-for-likes by 3.5 per cent. In London, Kingfisher shares were trading at 335.99 pence, down 6.5 percent.
The president added the new partnership would bring greater safety to the Middle East and greater security to the United States. Mr Trump said he had come to Bethlehem , where the meeting with Mr Abbas was held on Tuesday morning, "in a spirit of hope".
Volkswagen has kicked-off its Worthersee annual meeting by unveiling a hardcore Golf designed by their apprentices. Rally-inspired stripes finished in glossy blue chrome foil further accentuate the car's sporty pedigree.
Police also raided and searched a property elsewhere in Manchester where Abedi's brother Ismail is thought to have lived. The highest threat level, which is decided by the Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre has only been reached twice before.
And don't let the burden of any tax increases or spending cuts fall too hard on any one group, while protecting the vulnerable. Anti-poverty advocates have vowed to fight the budget plan, which requires congressional approval to go into effect.
The rookie trio of Kyle Freeland , Antonio Senzaleta and Marquez have now made 26 combined starts, going 16-5 with a 3.53 ERA. The Phillies' left fielder scored on the next pitch as Joseph singled him in to cut the Rockies' lead to 3-1.
The terror threat level has been raised to its highest level of "critical", meaning further attacks may be imminent, she said . USA security sources, citing British intelligence officials, said Abedi was born in Manchester to parents of Libyan origin.
That the outstanding issues for the import of China origin cooked poultry to the USA will be resolved as soon as possible. China will speed up the approvals of bio-engineered agricultural products from USA companies, which are pending licences.
LeBron James Disappears as Celtics Win With 21-Point Comeback
The entire defense breaks down on the Smart screen because Smith gets caught out of position and allows an easy drive and kick. If the Celtics held any regrets at halftime, one would be failing to capitalize once James hit the bench with foul trouble.
Syrian Army confirms U.S. strike on military convoy
The pro-opposition Palmyra News Network said a number of vehicles were destroyed and that there were casualties. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told reporters at the Pentagon that the USA strike was defensive in nature.
Palestinian President Reiterates Commitment to Peace Process
Before leaving the region for Europe on Tuesday, Trump made a joint appearance with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem. President Donald Trump on Tuesday declared that both the Israeli and Palestinian leaders are "ready to reach for peace".
Did Melania Trump swat president's hand away in Israel?
The generations old conflict centers around disagreement on key issues including borders, security, recognition, and rights. Trump said it's "beautiful to be here", but refrained from answering any other questions. "I know you've heard it before".
Proteas 'comfortable' to stay in terror-struck UK
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