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Crop Conditions in Central Illinois

Currently our corn and soybean crops look very good and the commodity traders at the Board of Trade seem to know this as well. New crop corn and soybean prices have fallen since their recent mid-June highs - $0.80 for corn and $1.30 for soybeans. As far as crop issues: Corn is looking good, except for areas that have been affected by strong storms and high winds. In th...

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