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Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Thu Jan 10, 2013 06:27 AM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- To cover each and every aspect of Friday's USDA January reports would take volumes. The bottom line -- or in other words the most heavily anticipated numbers -- is the changes to domestic and global production estimates for 2012-2013. Also, it is important to remember that these reports are now released at 11 a.m. Central Time rather than 7:30 a.m. (CST). This change is designed to help traders trade. How fun.

CROP PRODUCTION

From the outset, one thing needs to be made clear. While these numbers are called "final" estimates for 2012-2013, in reality they are not. ...

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