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Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics


Accuracy in USDA International Baseline Projections for the U.S. Compared to Other Global Leaders in Corn and Soybeans

This report previews the changes in the latest U.S. projections for corn and
soybeans (from the USDA Agricultural Baseline Projections), and presents statistics on the historical scale of accuracy in the projections for the same two crops. This is followed by a brief examination of trends that may be increasing or decreasing that accuracy in various variables.

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Monday, March 14, 2022