Feed Grain Outlook

  • August 7, 2017 – The US corn crop condition rating slipped another point this week. States with double digit percentages very poor and poor held steady at 9.
  • July 31, 2017 – The corn condition index slipped 2 points this week to 357; average is 365. Aug crop report will have a field level estimate of 2017 yield.
  • July 24, 2017 – The corn crop condition index slipped another 4 points this week to 8 points below average for this stage of the growing season.
  • July 17, 2017 – The corn crop condition index fell 2 points this week adding to uncertainty of the current U.S. yield estimate of 170.7 bushels per acre.


Mark Welch
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Economist

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College Station, Texas 77843
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