Harvest Wrapping Up
Favorable weather conditions allowed some fieldwork for most of the week, according to Cheryl Turner, Ohio State Statistician with the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. There were 6.1 days available for fieldwork for the week ending November 20. Temperatures remained well above average until late in the week when cold temperatures swept into the state. Drought conditions extended north of the Ohio River, covering most of Adams County and some surrounding areas. Moisture levels of corn harvested during the week is 17 percent.