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U-S Farmers Making Good Harvest Progress

The U-S corn and soybean harvests are running ahead of the five year average.

Corn is 75 per cent off, soybeans 87 per cent.

That’s 7 points better than the average pace for both crops.

The USDA says 83 per cent of the winter wheat is planted – just 2 points behind the average.

And the department reports 47 per cent of that crop is now rated good to excellent – 12 points behind it’s condition at this time last year.

U-S Crop Progress - Oct. 25