Almost all the corn has been planted across the Midwest, according to the latest progress report released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
In Iowa, corn planting is complete. Illinois farmers have planted 97 percent of the crop, which is about average for this time of year but slightly behind last year.
Nearly all the corn has emerged as well. Seventy-six percent of Illinois corn and 80 percent of Iowa's is in good to excellent condition.