CROPS NEWS
Informa Sees Acres Sticking to Trend
Katie Micik DTN Markets Editor
Fri Jun 13, 2014 11:49 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Private analytical firm Informa Economics sees USDA increasing soybean acreage by 285,000 acres to 81.78 million acres in its report at the end of the month.

Informa also sees USDA trimming corn acreage by 110,000 acres to 91.58 ma in the June Acreage report, which will be released at 11 a.m. Monday, June 30, along with the quarterly Grain Stocks report.

Soybean production would total a record 3.59 billion bushels, Informa reported, if the national average yield is 44.5 bushels per acre. The report did note that most of the yield-determining growing phases lie ahead, and yield ...

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