Pasture and range conditions were 16 percent very poor, 31 poor, 36 fair, and 17 good. The second cutting of alfalfa was virtually complete at 95 percent. Stockwater supplies were rated 10 percent very short, 38 short, and 52 adequate.
Cattle conditions held steady at 69 percent good to excellent, 25 percent fair, and 6 percent poor to very poor. Sheep conditions were rated at 76 percent good to excellent condition, 20 percent fair and 4 percent poor. Stock water supplies were rated at 28 percent very short, 48 percent short and 24 percent adequate. Feed supplies were rated at 17 percent very short, 47 percent short and 36 percent adequate. Range and pasture conditions were rated at 34 percent very poor, 41 percent poor, 22 percent fair and 3 percent good.
Source: USDA NASS ND & SD Field OfficesShare