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USDA Reports Summary
Katie Micik DTN Markets Editor
Fri Nov 8, 2013 11:03 AM CST

WASHINGTON (DTN) -- USDA expects the soybean crop to be 3.258 billion bushels, 3% larger than it estimated in September. That national average soybean yield increased to 43 bushels per acre, in line with trade expectations.

USDA pegged the corn crop at a record 13.989 billion bushels with a national average yield of 160.4 bpa, USDA said. That compares to September's estimates of 13.84 bb and 155.3 bpa. The corn estimates were also in line with trade expectations.

USDA updated acreage in its Friday morning Crop Production report, something it usually does in the October report, which was cancelled due ...

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