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(Posted Fri. May 10th, 2013)

Keywords: Record Crop Corn Production

May 10: This year U.S. farmers are on track to produce a record corn crop, according to U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates released today. While the report projects average yields will not break previous records, strong yields coupled with record plantings will help farmers produce a record total corn supply of 14.9 billion bushels, three billion bushels more than last year. “The unprecedented abundance of corn projected by USDA shows …