Updated Sorghum Progress in Oklahoma -Oct 2

USDA-NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service) released estimates of crop progress on September 25th and Oct. 2nd.  Oklahoma sorghum is more than 97% coloring, and almost three-quarters mature.

Oklahoma Sorghum:    Sept 4  (%)  Sept 11  (%)  Sept 19 (%)  Sept 25  (%)  Oct 2

Sorghum coloring           56                 73                   92                95                97

Sorghum mature            27                 33                   52                60                74

Sorghum harvested          9                 15                   24                32                40

Grain harvest has been delayed in some areas by corn harvest and planting of canola and wheat.

Full NASS Report:

http://usda.mannlib.cornell.edu/usda/current/CropProg/CropProg-10-03-2016.pdf

 

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