Planting operating behind common
Extra progress is being made by Michigan farmers regardless of lower than three days appropriate for fieldwork final week.
The USDA says winter wheat situation remained regular at 45 p.c good to wonderful with 47 p.c of the crop jointed, barely forward of the five-year common.
Sugarbeets had been 36 p.c planted together with 33 p.c of oats, eight p.c of soybean, and 4 p.c of corn.
Apples, tart cherries, blueberries, and peaches had been in some type of bloom final week. Vegetable growers remained delayed with subject actions whereas asparagus harvest might start quickly.