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USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Mon Oct 28, 2013 03:31 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Just over three-quarters of the nation's soybean crop and nearly 60% of the nation's corn crop were harvested as of Sunday, Oct. 27, according to USDA's latest weekly Crop Progress condition report.

"The advance in harvest progress should be viewed as bearish for soybean prices," said DTN Analyst Todd Hultman.

USDA has stopped reporting on soybean conditions, but corn conditions improved in the past week.

"Weekly crop conditions are not as important with harvest underway," said Hultman, "but improved slightly with the DTN Corn Condition ...

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