Pro Farmer Editors
Sources familiar with Informa Economics say the firm has released their 2009 acreage expectations. They reportedly peg 2009 corn acres at 81.419 million and soybean acres at 81.502 million. Sources say they expect planted spring wheat acres at 14.077 million and cotton at 8.344 million.
These figures compare to 2008 corn planted acres of 86.0 million, soybean acres of 75.7 million and cotton acres of 9.47 million.