The lack of precipitation in the state has paved the way for farmers to push full-speed ahead with harvest.
Corn harvest is 34% complete and 74% mature with 67% rated good to excellent. Soybean harvest is 14% complete with 41% dropping leaves and 64% rated good to excellent.
Tobacco is 85% cut and 59% housed. Winter wheat is 1% planted.
Pasture conditions are mostly fair to good with 38% rated good to excellent. But rains are needed for regrowth.
Topsoil is 48% and subsoil is 52% adequate to surplus.