USDA Weekly Crop Progress Report - Corn 58% Mature, 15% Harvested; Soybeans 72% Dropping Leaves, 14%

OMAHA (DTN) -- The gap between the current percentage of U.S. corn and soybeans that has reached maturity and the five-year average narrowed slightly last week, but harvest progress for both crops slipped further behind the average pace, according to USDA NASS' latest Crop Progress report released Monday.

As of Sunday, 58% of corn was estimated as mature, 27 percentage points behind the five-year average of 85%. That was sli