Table 2. Linear Model of 1998 Soybean 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---
09/17/98 4 0.40 0.40
09/18/98 8 0.43 0.42
09/21/98 12 0.51 0.45
09/22/98 16 0.52 0.47
09/23/98 20 0.46 0.46
09/24/98 24 0.49 0.47
09/25/98 28 0.42 0.46
09/28/98 32 0.44 0.46
09/29/98 36 0.40 0.45
09/30/98 40 0.47 0.45
10/01/98 44 0.54 0.46
10/02/98 48 0.62 0.48
10/05/98 52 0.61 0.49
10/06/98 56 0.56 0.49
10/07/98 60 0.54 0.49
10/08/98 64 0.42 0.49
10/09/98 68 0.34 0.48
10/13/98 72 0.11 0.46
10/14/98 76 0.11 0.44
10/15/98 80 0.19 0.43
10/16/98 84 0.17 0.42
10/19/98 88 0.15 0.40
10/20/98 92 0.22 0.40
10/21/98 96 0.22 0.39
10/22/98 100 0.22 0.38