Nearly 39 Million Intended Corn Acres Have Yet to Be Planted

Posted on 05/28/2019 4:14 PM Pro Farmer | By Meghan Vick under News & Analysis   Just 58% of the U.S. corn crop had been planted as of May 26, an advance of just nine percentage points over the past week and well shy of the 63% planted the market anticipated and...

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Aid for Farmers

Check out this article: Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said late Wednesday that a second trade aid package for farmers may total $15 billion to $20 billion, the latter figure $5 billion higher than President Donald Trump has suggested Read more:...

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USDA: Corn to Be King Again in 2019

USDA: Corn to Be King Again in 2019

For 2019, USDA predicts U.S. farmers will plant 92 million acres of corn, which is a 3.3% jump from last year. Alternatively, farmers will plant 85 million acres of soybeans, which is down 4.7% from last year, as shared this morning by USDA Chief Economist Robert Johansson.

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