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South Africa Drought to Boost 2016 Wheat Plantings as Corn Drops

  • Lack of rains in summer-planting season leaves land for wheat
  • Conditions favorable for wheat and corn in nation's east

South African farmers may plant more wheat this year as producers work to curb their losses after a drought-stricken summer during which some were unable to sow corn.

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