Ag stats: Kansas crop progress and condition summary – week ending April 17, 2022

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Published Wednesday, April 20, 2022

For the week ending April 17, 2022, there were 5.9 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. Topsoil moisture supplies rated 33% very short, 30% short, 36% adequate, and 1% surplus. Subsoil moisture supplies rated 32% very short, 34% short, 34% adequate, and 0% surplus. 

Field Crops Report: Winter wheat condition rated 11% very poor, 20% poor, 36% fair, 30% good, and 3% excellent. Winter wheat jointed was 34%, behind 47% last year and 44% for the five-year average. 

Corn planted was 12%, near 14% last year and 11% average. 

Soybeans planted was 1%.

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