Table 1. Linear Model of 1998 Corn Harvest Progress in Central Illinois and Associated Loan Deficiency Payment (LDP)
       
Harvest Average
Progress LDP LDP
Through on Through
Date Date Date Date
---percent--- ---$/bushel--- ---$/bushel---
09/23/98 4 0.32 0.32
09/24/98 8 0.32 0.32
09/25/98 12 0.29 0.31
09/28/98 16 0.27 0.30
09/29/98 20 0.25 0.29
09/30/98 24 0.26 0.28
10/01/98 28 0.27 0.28
10/02/98 32 0.31 0.29
10/05/98 36 0.28 0.29
10/06/98 40 0.24 0.28
10/07/98 44 0.23 0.28
10/08/98 48 0.17 0.27
10/09/98 52 0.17 0.26
10/13/98 56 0.12 0.25
10/14/98 60 0.05 0.24
10/15/98 64 0.05 0.23
10/16/98 68 0.04 0.21
10/19/98 72 0.05 0.21
10/20/98 76 0.08 0.20
10/21/98 80 0.10 0.19
10/22/98 84 0.11 0.19
10/23/98 88 0.09 0.19
10/26/98 92 0.11 0.18
10/27/98 96 0.12 0.18
10/28/98 100 0.11 0.18