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Corn Crop

Smallest U.S. Corn Crop In Six Years

Reuters | Posted 11.13.2012 | Food

* Corn crop stabilizes in drought, 3 pct larger than expected * Soybean crop 1 pct smaller than expected * US corn, soy ...

Corn Prices Suddenly Drop After Surprisingly Large Crop Estimate

Posted 08.31.2011 | Business

The nation’s farmers have planted the second-largest corn crop in nearly seven decades, the Agriculture Department reported Thursday, setting off a ...

Farmers Not To Blame For High Food Prices

AP | MICHAEL J. CRUMB | Posted 06.04.2011 | Food

DES MOINES, Iowa — Farmers and ethanol producers have braced for what they expect could be widespread criticism as corn prices are rising rapidl...

Report: Global Warming Could Reduce Corn Crops

Chicago Tribune | Jim Tankersley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Global warming could sock Illinois right in the Corn Belt -- to the tune of $243 million a year, a national environmental group estimated in a report ...

Corn Crop To Be Larger Than Expected

Los Angeles Times | Jerry Hirsch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Corn has taken an increasing role in the national economy in recent years because of its dual role as a source for auto fuel and its ubiquitous use in...

Biofuel Future Threatened By Severe Weather

New York Times | Jad Mouawad | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The record storms and floods that swept through the Midwest last month struck at the heart of America's corn region, drowning fields and dashing hopes...