The US Department of Agrculture has lowered its estimates of the volume of corn and soy that will be harvested this year. So 2008 will only be the second largest crop in history. It might have been higher if the weather had been better. That story’s in the Des Moines Register. You should subscribe to Phil Braser’s articles if you want to know what’s going on in the breadbasket of the US. The paper has a story about the need to be cautious about new cellulosic technology too.
Corn estimates down in the US
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