Soy Rally Pushes Amazon Growers to Sow Record Crop

Soy Rally Pushes Amazon Growers to Sow Record Crop

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Brazil, which will surpass the U.S. as the top producer for the first time, is leading the South American soybean boom as growers next month start planting a record 81-million-ton crop, a 23 percent jump from the previous harvest, the USDA said.