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Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Tue Feb 26, 2013 06:12 AM CST

In light of last week's USDA Ag Outlook Forum discussions saying that dry soils in winter were not that meaningful relative to corn yield the following season, I thought it was worth re-running a blog entry from early January on the subject of "Low Soil Moisture And Yield Potential." Here it is.

With all the concern about drought -- even in areas that have received more moisture in the past couple months, there is a fair amount of worry about what that means for crop performance in 2013. To get some educated views on that topic, I recently sent a ...

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