Crop conditions improved slightly as Kentucky experienced below-normal temperatures and above-normal precipitation.
Corn is rated 60% good to excellent with 8% of the crop silking. Soybeans are 93% planted, with 83% emerged, 8% blooming, and 66% rated good to excellent. Some of the late-planted soybeans that have missed recent rains have struggled to germinate.
Winter wheat is 51% harvested.
The tobacco crop is 94% set and 75% is rated good to excellent.