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Tue Jun 10, 2014 07:40 AM CDT

SAO PAULO, Brazil (Dow Jones) -- Brazilian crop agency Conab trimmed its forecast for the country's soy crop following slightly worse weather conditions in some regions.

The agency forecast a soy harvest of 86.1 million metric tons for the 2013-2014 season, which would still be a record, compared with its May forecast of 86.6 million metric tons. In the 2012-2013 season, Brazil produced 81.5 million metric tons, also a record.

The agency raised its forecast for the total corn crop to 77.9 million metric tons, from the May forecast of 75.2 million metric tons. Brazilian farmers grew 81.5 million metric ...

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