USDA cuts corn outlook as drought takes toll
Published 08/10/2012, Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The government slashed its expectations for U.S. corn and soybean production for the second consecutive month today, predicting what could be the lowest average corn yield in more than 15 years as the worst drought in decades continued punishing key farm states.Word count: 901
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