USDA Weekly Crop Progress Report - US Corn, Soybean Harvest Slowest Since 2009

October 21, 2019

OMAHA (DTN) -- The U.S. corn and soybean harvest made some headway last week but is the slowest it's been since 2009, according to USDA NASS' latest Crop Progress report released Monday.


As of Sunday, 86% of corn was estimated as mature, 11 percentage points behind the five-year average of 97%. That was closer to the average pace than last week, when corn mature was running 19 percentage points behind average.