A farm export record and then a 5 percent slide

U.S. farm exports are headed for a record $152.5 billion in the fiscal year ending on Sept 30, says the Agriculture Department. In a quarterly report, USDA said strong sales of corn, sorghum, soybeans and cotton prompted a $3 billion increase in the sales forecast for fiscal 2014. Exports of soybeans and soymeal would set records. Exports… » Read More

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