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Informa Adjusts for FSA Data
Katie Micik DTN Markets Editor
Fri Sep 20, 2013 11:54 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Private analytical firm Informa Economics incorporated recent Farm Service Agency data into its expectations for USDA's next round of crop reports and lowered 2013 planted acreage for corn and soybeans.

Informa also issued initial acreage forecasts for 2014 and its expectations for USDA's Small Grains summary Friday morning.

USDA will report on wheat, barley and oat acreage and production on Monday, Sept. 30, at 11 a.m. CDT. The National Ag Statistics Service will incorporate FSA acreage in the next Crop Production report that will be issued on Oct. 11.

For 2013, Informa expects USDA to trim 1.5 ...

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