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Record US soybean planting expected

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

The USDA, in its survey of planting intentions, sees the expected corn planted area to be lower than last year, while soybean planted area for 2017 looks set to top the charts. The wheat planted area, though, is predicted to be the lowest since records...

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December WASDE report review

Price increase for US feed crops forecast

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

Strong usage and exports are supporting a slight price increase for US feed crops, despite the large harvest, says economist.