The Buzz: Fewer Corn Acres in 2013

The Buzz: Fewer Corn Acres in 2013

The latest Farm Futures survey has a surprise for the markets, fewer corn acres than 2012

Farmers appear to be more cautious about corn planting in 2013, according to a new survey from Farm Futures that shows a dip in the intended number of acres to plant. In a special edition of The  Buzz, Market Analyst Arlan Suderman talks with Editorial Director Willie Vogt from the grounds of the 2012 Farm Progress Show about the survey and its potential implications for the market.

SURVEY SAYS LESS CORN: The Buzz looks at the latest Farm Futures planting intentions survey, with corn acres down for 2013.

Arlan Suderman is Market Analyst for Farm Futures magazine and FarmFutures.com. He has served on the staff of Farm Progress Cos. since May 2000, providing market analysis and commentary for its family of 18 state and regional publications. His Afternoon Recap provides market analysis on this site each afternoon that the grain trade is open. Suderman also provides real-time market commentary via Twitter at twitter.com/ArlanFF101. Suderman brings a wealth of hands-on experience to the table after completing his Certified Crop Advisor status in 1997 while serving in the Kansas Extension Service.

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