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USDA: Corn Harvest 75% Complete

Soybean harvest hits final stage.

DES MOINES, Iowa -- On Monday, the USDA pegged the U.S. corn harvest at three-quarters of the way finished; soybeans nearing completion.

In its weekly Crop Progress Report Monday, the USDA pegged the U.S. soybean crop as 87% harvested, compared with an 85% five-year average, and within the trade’s expectations of 60% to 65%. Individually, Illinois and Iowa farmers are 89% finished with harvest, Indiana 83%, Nebraska 91%, and Minnesota 97%.

For corn, USDA sees the crop 75% harvested, equal to the five-year average.

Separately, Illinois is 91% complete on harvesting, Indiana 76%, Minnesota 75%, Iowa 71%, and Nebraska 69%. To see more numbers for individual states, check out the 2016 corn harvest map

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View this map to see soybean harvest information by state.

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