Soybean Harvest Surpasses a Third of the Crop

More Than a Fourth of Corn is Binned

 

By Dan Looker, Successful Farming

Agriculture.com - 10/4/2021

 

Reflecting nearly ideal conditions, both corn and soybean harvest are running well ahead of their five-year averages, the USDA reported Monday in its weekly Crop Progress report. Wheat planting is running at a normal pace. For the third week in a row, corn and soybean conditions remain unchanged, reflecting the crops’ maturity in many areas.

 

CORN

 

As of Sunday, October 3, the USDA pegged 88% of the crop as mature vs. a 77% five-year average...

 

SOYBEANS

 

As of Sunday, October 3, the USDA rated the nation’s soybean crop as 86% dropping leaves vs. an 80% five-year average...

 

WHEAT ...

 

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