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Farmers Question USDA’s Yield Estimates

In their August Crop Production report on Friday, USDA said they anticipate the national average corn yield to be 178.4 bu. per acre, and the national average soybean yield to be 51.6 bu. per acre. Farmers aren’t so sure. Many took to Twitter to express their opinions.

Here’s a few tweets we spotted:

 

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In their August Crop Production report on Friday, USDA said they anticipate the national average corn yield to be 178.4 bu. per acre, and the national average soybean yield to be 51.6 bu. per acre. Fa

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