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Winter wheat crop to be the smallest in US since 1972. The government is really on top of this situation. They must have stored theirs already.
-- Mike Lang (firstname.lastname@example.org), January 12, 1999
Mike: Good work ferreting this one out. This is really disturbing.
From the article:
WASHINGTON, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Growing world production, bulging inventories and sliding prices persuaded U.S. winter wheat farmers to plant their smallest crop in a generation, the U.S. Agriculture Department said Tuesday.
-- a (email@example.com), January 13, 1999.