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US corn planting progress, as of March 22


The US Department of Agriculture overnight issued data on corn sowings progress for some southern states where planters are rolling.


The USDA will on April 6 resume publishing weekly crop progress reports, giving national data.



State Proportion of intended crop planted
Change on week

Year-on-year change

Change on five-year average

Arkansas 1% +1 -2 -4
Louisiana 40% +37 +3 +12
Mississippi 3% +2 -10 -7
Texas 36% +3 +1 +5




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