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Monday, April 04, 2016

Rains May Force Delta Farmers to Shift Corn Acres to Other Crops | Agweb.com

Rains May Force Delta Farmers to Shift Corn Acres to Other Crops | Agweb.com: The recent rains that fell on Louisiana, Mississippi, and Arkansas likely wreaked more damage on fields still soggy from the torrential rains that fell in mid-March. Corn planting in the three states is well behind the five-year averages, and this week’s rains will likely force some producers, particularly in Louisiana, to plant either cotton or soybeans.