Table 3. Linear Model of Harvest Progress and Associated Loan Deficiency Payment (LDP), Soybeans, Central Illinois, 2000 Crop Year
       
Harvest Average
Progress LDP LDP
Through on  Through
Date Date Date Date
---%--- ---$ per bushel--- ---$ per bushel---
September 20, 2000 4 0.90 0.90
September 21, 2000 8 0.86 0.88
September 22, 2000 12 0.82 0.86
September 25, 2000 16 0.78 0.84
September 26, 2000 20 0.80 0.83
September 27, 2000 24 0.80 0.83
September 28, 2000 28 0.78 0.82
September 29, 2000 32 0.76 0.81
October 2, 2000 36 0.83 0.81
October 3, 2000 40 0.84 0.82
October 4, 2000 44 0.85 0.82
October 5, 2000 48 0.88 0.83
October 6, 2000 52 0.87 0.83
October 9, 2000 56 0.87 0.83
October 10, 2000 60 0.88 0.83
October 11, 2000 64 0.85 0.84
October 12, 2000 68 0.93 0.84
October 13, 2000 72 0.97 0.85
October 16, 2000 76 1.05 0.86
October 17, 2000 80 1.06 0.87
October 18, 2000 84 1.03 0.88
October 19, 2000 88 1.03 0.88
October 20, 2000 92 0.99 0.89
October 23, 2000 96 1.00 0.89
October 24, 2000 100 1.04 0.90