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Argentina Crop Outlook - 4
Alastair Stewart South America Correspondent
Thu Feb 11, 2016 02:54 PM CST

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (DTN) -- Out of all the grains, it is perhaps wheat that has gained most from the introduction of new farm-friendly policies by Argentina's new president, Mauricio Macri.

Under the previous regime, wheat farmers were saddled with a system of export quotas and tariffs, which combined with an artificially strong peso, weighed heavily on prices and meant there was no market at all on occasion.

With all that cleared away, farmers have seen prices for high quality wheat jump, by up as much as 50% on last year, and are getting ready to invest in the cereal ...

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