LINCOLN, Neb. January 2, 2018 – For the month of December 2017, topsoil moisture supplies rated 6 percent very short, 37 short, 56 adequate, and 1 surplus, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Subsoil moisture supplies rated 7 percent very short, 27 short, 66 adequate, and 0 surplus.
Field Crops Report:
Winter wheat condition rated 2 percent very poor, 5 poor, 29 fair, 58 good, and 6 excellent.
The next monthly report (for January) will be issued January 29, 2018. Weekly reports will begin April 2nd for the 2018 season.
Data for this news release were provided at the county level by USDA Farm Service Agency and UNL Extension Service, and other reporters across the State.