South Africa Wheat Crop Seen Smallest in 5 Years, Committee Says

  • Output seen falling on lower yields in main growing areas
  • Corn output forecast revised up 0.9 percent from last month

South African farmers may produce 3.4 percent less wheat this season than a year earlier, making it the smallest harvest since 2010, the Crop Estimates Committee said. It also lowered the planted area forecast.

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