Wednesday, June 2, 2010
Idaho Crop Progress Update
USDA reported Idaho’s Winter Wheat crop is rated 93 percent good to excellent and 7 percent of the crop is rated fair.
Temperatures for the week ending May 30 ranged from four degrees below normal to ten degrees below normal for the state. Precipitation was abundant with all regions reporting rainfall.
Cool weather continues to slow crop progress. Frost damage to winter wheat was reported to Franklin County.
More information about Idaho’s Crop Progress and Condition can be found at http://www.nass.usda.gov/Statistics_by_State/Idaho/index.asp