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USDA forecasts record corn harvest for 2011, but full flood impact still unknown

USDA forecasts record corn harvest for 2011, but full flood impact still unknown

June 10, 2011 |

In Washington, USDA made a slight, but downward, adjustment in its corn harvest forecast for the 2011 season. The USDA June WASDE report lowered 2011 corn planted area by 1.5 million acres from March intentions to 90.7 million acres. Harvested area was lowered 1.9 million acres, to 83.2 million based on early estimates regarding flooding […]

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