Buenos Aires Drought Virtually Cured by Heavy Rainfall

November 9, 2011

Heavy rainfall this week has replenished field moisture in Buenos Aires the top corn province that accounts for more than half of Argentina production.

Argentina corn planting was behind schedule due to dry and cool October weather in Buenos Aires.  Only 63% of corn was sown November 3, compared to 73% last year.    Field moisture was favorable in Cordoba, Santa Fe and Entre Rios, all important corn growing areas.

Heavy rainfall finally developed this week in Buenos Aires.  Recurring strong thunderstorms developed on 3 successive nights.  Strong thunderstorms moved into the Santa Fe and Cordoba last night, all key  corn provinces... subscribers continue to full story...

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