Highest corn acreage ever planted in Minnesota
Published 07/07/2012, West Central Tribune
WILLMAR — According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s June Acreage Report, our nation’s farmers planted 96.4 million acres of corn this spring. This represents a 5 percent increase from last year, making it the highest corn acreage since 1937. It also marks the fourth year in a row that corn acreage has increased in the United States.Word count: 789
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