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North Carolina:

General Conditions:

1.1  Days suitable for farm work

 Plantings: (Previous Week)

Cotton Bolls Opening:   87 (83)%

Soybeans Dropping Leaves:   54  (44)%

Corn for Grain Harvested:    85 (80)%

Corn for Silage Harvested:     95  (93)%

Crop Conditions:

PASTURE:   10% Very Poor      27% Poor       37% Fair        23% Good        3% Excellent

COTTON:  8% Very Poor     14% Poor        24% Fair       47% Good        7% Excellent

PEANUTS:   4% Very Poor      11% Poor      27% Fair        51% Good        7% Excellent

SOYBEANS:   10% Very Poor      17% Poor     29% Fair        37% Good        7% Excellent

 

For the entire NC Report click here.

 

South Carolina

General Conditions:

According to the National Agricultural Statistics Service’s South Carolina Field Office, there were 2.8 days suitable for fieldwork for the week ending Sunday, October 4, 2015. Precipitation estimates for the state ranged from 1.97 inches of rain up to 17.7inches. Average high temperatures ranged from low to high 70s. Average low temperatures ranged from low to high 60s

 Plantings: (Previous Week)

Corn Harvested:  96   (96)%

Tobacco Harvested: 92   (92)%

Soybeans Setting Pods:  98  (97)%

Soybeans Colored:     32  (30)%

Soybeans Dropping Leaves: 7  (6)%

Soybean Maturing: 1%

Crop Conditions:

PEANUTS:  2% Very Poor     6% Poor       38% Fair        50% Good        4% Excellent

SOYBEANS:    5% Very Poor      18% Poor      37% Fair        39% Good        3% Excellent

COTTON:    2% Very Poor      10% Poor      50% Fair        36% Good        2% Excellent

For the entire South Carolina report click here

 

Virginia:

General Conditions:

Days suitable for fieldwork were 1.6. Field activities for the week were very limited due to the very wet conditions; farmers prepared for the rains and some harvested crops earlier in the week. Temperatures were down and precipitation amounts increased greatly from the previous week; many areas received over three inches of rain. High temperatures were in the 80s, and lows were in the 40s to 60s

Plantings:

Corn Denting:   97  (96)%

Corn Mature:  94  (90)%

Corn Harvested Silage:   95  (90 0%

Corn Harvested Grain:   66  (60)%

Cotton Bolls Opening:  88  (80)%

Soybeans Setting Pods:   98  (97)%

Soybeans Dropping Leaves:   55 (42)%

Winter Wheat Planted: 9  (7)%

Crop Conditions:

CORN:  1% Very Poor       4% Poor        20% Fair        57% Good        18% Excellent

SOYBEANS:  1% Very Poor       12% Poor       35% Fair       48% Good       4% Excellent

COTTON:  0% Very Poor        0% Poor        28% Fair       69% Good        3% Excellent

For the entire Virgina report click here.