NEWS
USDA Weekly Crop Progress
Mon Nov 18, 2013 03:27 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- The U.S. corn harvest progressed to 91% complete while the soybean harvest reached 95% complete as of Sunday, Nov. 17, according to USDA's latest crop progress report.

Corn harvest was up from 84% a week ago and ahead of the five-year average of 86%.

"Monday's report shows that harvest is going well and should be viewed as bearish for corn prices," said DTN Analyst Todd Hultman.

Soybean harvest advanced 4 percentage points from 91% the previous week, but was still slightly behind the five-year average ...

Quick View
  • Is Your Burndown Working? A cool, wet spring and the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds mean farmers should take the extra...
  • Gains on Covers It took Jerry Doan several years and a lot of trials, but the North Dakota beef producer has lear...
  • Side-by-Sides and Cool Helmets Side-by-side manufactures continue to roll out new machines and machine updates. Here are two more.
  • Stress Test for Borrowers Farm finances rate an "A" now, but economists debate if that's good enough to handle a major corr...
  • Senators Question EPA A group of U.S. senators Wednesday told President Barack Obama that his administration has not fo...
  • Climate Work Ahead at USDA Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke about GOP complaints regarding the Obama administration's work wit...
  • Full-Circle Farming Bill Couser sees farming as a full circle. If it comes off the farm, it can go back into the farm.
  • Making the Grade What if corn isn't cheap the next five years? Fickle price projections can sway farm bill choices.
  • Ask the Vet What's my best bet for fly control?
Related News Stories
Woodbury: Family Business Matters
USDA Reports Flash
USDA Reports Summary
USDA Reports Preview
USDA Forecasts Big Shift to Soybeans
USDA Reports Summary
USDA Reports Preview
Borlaug Statue Tops Ag Day
Export Sales Bullish Corn, Soy
A Savanna Reborn