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Fri May 17, 2013 01:03 PM CDT
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Posted 13:03 -- July corn is up 10 3/4 cents, July soybeans are up 16 1/4 cents, and July Chicago wheat is down 5 1/4 cents. On Friday, Informa Economics said they expect 96.8 million acres of corn to be planted in 2013, down from USDA's earlier estimate of 97.3 million acres. Informa also expects 78.3 million acres of soybeans planted, up from USDA's earlier estimate of 77.1 million acres.

Posted 11:54-- July corn is up 13 1/4 cents, July soybeans are up 15 1/2 cents, and July Chicago wheat ...

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