US corn crop to shrink by 10 percent in 2015

After harvesting two record crops in a row, U.S. farmers will cut back on corn plantings in the spring and produce a comparatively small 13.073 billion bushel-crop, says agricultural economist Dan O’Brien of Kansas State University. That would be 1.4 billion bushels or 10 percent less than the current crop but still the fourth-largest crop ever.… » Read More

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