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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota farmers made up for lost time with a good week of fieldwork but still remain far behind on planting corn and soybeans.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday that farmers in South Dakota had five days suitable for fieldwork last week.

Corn planting has risen to 66 percent, but that is well behind 86 percent last year at this time and the five-year average of 81 percent. Corn is 15 percent emerged, well behind 42 percent last year and 35 percent average.

Soybean planting is now at 24 percent, well behind 52 percent last year and the average of 44 percent. Two percent of soybeans have emerged, compared with 10 percent last year and 8 percent average.

Winter wheat is rated 11 percent poor or very poor.