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Michigan farmers need more time to harvest

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Michigan farmers still have corn left to be harvested as more winterlike weather moves in.

In the last crop report of the year, USDA says corn is now 79 percent harvested, behind last year and the five-year average. Soybeans were also behind the normal pace at 96 percent harvested. 

Winter wheat acres for next year are expected to be down from last year with 93 percent emerged and the crop rated 49 percent good to excellent.

Michigan farmers need more time to harvest