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Double Crops, Cut The Acreage By 2010, Predicts Scientist

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July 10, 2000
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Imagine two crops of corn or soybeans each growing season. Plant in March, harvest in July. Plant another crop, harvest in November. What to most farmers would sound like pure foolishness could become a reality within a decade, according to a Purdue University plant scientist.

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Imagine two crops of corn or soybeans each growing season. Plant in March, harvest in July. Plant another crop, harvest in November.


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