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In the USA the harvest of corn and soy has accelerated


As the results of the next USDA crop tour show, there were in the USA an increase in field work rates due to improved weather conditions over the past week. In particular, on October 9th, a corn campaign was carried out in the country for 31% of the planned area (+11% per week), still lower than in the same period last year (39%), but in line with the average of the last 5 years (30%).

At the same time, the condition of corn seed improved – 54% of them were in good and excellent condition (+2% per week) as of the reporting date.

The Harvest of Soybeans has also accelerated and by October 9 had been carried out on 44% of the planned areas (+22% per week), slightly below last year's level (47%) and above the average (38%). The state of Oilseeds has also improved – at the end of last week 57% of them were in good and excellent condition (+2% per week).

It should also be noted that the sowing rate of winter wheat in the USA has also increased – as of the reporting date it was carried out by 55% of the planned areas (+15% per week), which is slightly worse in the same period last year and on average for 5 years (58%) than in the same period last year.

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