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Soybean acres projected to pass corn by 2019

Soybean acres projected to pass corn by 2019

U.S. soybean acreage is projected to top corn acreage beginning in 2019 and continuing through 2027, according to new long-term agricultural projections released last week by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

The USDA forecasts 2018 soybean plantings at 91 million acres, up 793,000 acres (approximately 1 percent) from 2017. Corn acres in 2018 are also ...




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