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Farm Progress America, November 2, 2020

Max Armstrong shares interesting statistics on corn and soybean acres, and their history

Max Armstrong reports on information he's seen showing that soybeans will be more profitable than corn in 2020. He digs into the stats on acreage for corn and soybeans including some interesting facts. For example, the most ground planted to corn was in 1917 when 100 million acres went to corn. And he shares details on the year with the fewest acres planted to corn.  

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

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