U.S. corn, soybean and wheat planting has remained behind 2010 numbers due to wet weather in the eastern Midwest and northern regions preventing fieldwork, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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Roughly 86% of the corn crop was planted as of May 29, compared to 79% a week earlier and 97% during the same time in 2010. Soybean planting was 51% complete, compared with 41% a week earlier and 71% in 2010. About 68% of the wheat crop was seeded, compared with 54% a week earlier and 95% in 2010.