Pro Farmer tour pegs Iowa corn yield below USDA, Minnesota above
OWATONNA, Minn (Reuters) - The Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour on Thursday projected corn yields in Iowa below the latest U.S. Agriculture Department estimate and pegged soybean pod counts down from the tour's three-year average.
The crop tour projected corn yields in Minnesota above the latest USDA projection while soybean pod counts in the state were down from the tour's three-year average.
(Reporting by Michael Hirtzer and Tom Polansek; Editing by Ed Davies)
- Putin dissolves state news agency, tightens grip on Russia media
- North Korea says Kim's powerful uncle dismissed for 'criminal acts'
- Thai PM calls snap election, protesters want power now |
- Record cold, ice grip U.S.; more snow to blanket East
- Protesters fell Lenin statue, tell Ukraine's president 'you're next'