The USDA says Ohio farmers rushed to plant during last week’s warm and sunny conditions.
Eighty-five percent of the state’s corn crop is planted, and 65 percent has emerged.
Seventy-one percent of soybeans are planted. Forty-seven percent of the crop has emerged.
Ninety-nine percent of the winter wheat crop is jointing, and 86 percent is headed. Sixty-one percent of the crop is rated good to excellent.
Ninety-nine percent of oats are planted, and 93 percent of the crop has emerged.