Mexico heads for record corn crop for second year in a row

One of the top importers of U.S. corn, Mexico is forecast to harvest a record 26 million tonnes of the crop during the 2016/17 crop year, thanks to larger plantings and favorable rainfall, says USDA’s World Agricultural Production report. The crop would exceed the mark set last season of 25.9 million tonnes. Mexico harvests two… » Read More

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