USDA Weekly Crop Progress Report - Corn 72% Harvested; Soybeans 83% Harvested

OMAHA (DTN) -- Precipitation in parts of the country slowed the nation's row-crop harvest last week, but progress for both the corn and soybean harvest remained ahead of normal, according to the USDA NASS weekly Crop Progress report released on Monday.

Corn harvest moved ahead 12 percentage points to reach 72% complete as of Sunday, Oct. 25, putting this year's progress 16 percentage points ahead of the five-year average of 56%.