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Minimal Soybean Harvest Progress, Corn Progresses Double Digits

Harvest Delays Expected to Continue-media-2Corn harvest made major strides in Michigan last week.

As of November 24, 56 percent of the crop has been harvested, 17 points more than last week. It’s still 27 points behind the five-year average of 83 percent complete. It’s lagging behind the national number of 84 percent complete.

80 percent of Michigan’s soybeans have been harvested, four points more than last week, and 14 points behind the state’s five-year average and national soybean harvest progress of 94 percent complete.

According to USDA-NASS, there were 3.7 days suitable for field work last week.