USDA Crop Progress: Soybean Condition Index-Aug 19

    Dow Jones compiles this national summary of relative crop
conditions and index to assess changes through the crop season.
The summary and index are calculated from the USDA crop condition
reports and weighted by state crop area.
(*) denotes data for the same period the previous year.
TOTAL U.S. SOYBEAN CONDITION SUMMARY (IN PCT):                Yr Ago(*)
in pct   08/1808/11 08/04 07/28 07/21 07/14 07/07 06/30 06/23 08/19/18
v poor       4    3     3     3     3     3     3     2     2     2
poor        10   10    10    10     9     9     9     9     8     5
fair        33   33    33    33    34    34    35    35    36    28
good        44   46    45    45    46    46    46    47    47    55
exlnt        9    8     9     9     8     8     7     7     7    10

STATE INDICES AND NATIONAL AVERAGE RATING:
(An index value of 100 is approximately normal.)              Yr Ago(*)
         08/1808/11 08/04 07/28 07/21 07/14 07/07 06/30 06/23 08/19/18
Ark         98  101    98    99    99   100   101   103   100    102
Ill         90   89    89    92    92    89    88    92    92    108
Ind         86   86    87    87    87    88    88    89    91    105
Iowa        99  101   102   100   101   101   101   101   101    104
Kans        94   95    95    96    96    95    95    94    93     90
Ky         101  104   104   104   104   104   103   105   105    105
La         100  101   101   100    98   101   102   102   100     97
Mich        91   93    92    92    94    93    93    92    90    100
Minn       100   99   100    99    99    99   100   101   103    104
Miss       102  102   104   101    99   100   100    98    99    106
Mo          92   93    93    91    91    91    90    90    90     82
Neb        104  105   104   105   104   103   105   104   105    109
NC         101   98    98    96    97    98    95    98    98     96
ND         100  100   100   101   101   103   103   102   103     95
Ohio        85   86    85    84    84    86    85    84    86    107
SD         100   99    99    97    97    98   100    99    99     99
Tenn       105  109   107   108   111   107   107   105   107     98
Wis        104  104   105   103   103   102   103   102   100     89
18-state
avg         96   97    97    97    97    97    96    97    97    102
Yr ago     102  102   103   104   105   104   105   105   106    NA



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