A farmer planted corn near Yutan, Neb., in May. Farmers have planted the second-largest corn crop in almost seven decades this spring. The huge crop could ease a grain shortage and lead to lower prices at the supermarket by early next year.
A farmer planted corn near Yutan, Neb., in May. Farmers have planted the second-largest corn crop in almost seven decades this spring. The huge crop could ease a grain shortage and lead to lower prices at the supermarket by early next year. AP
A farmer planted corn near Yutan, Neb., in May. Farmers have planted the second-largest corn crop in almost seven decades this spring. The huge crop could ease a grain shortage and lead to lower prices at the supermarket by early next year. AP

Analysts say larger corn crop could ease inflation at grocery store

July 06, 2011 12:00 AM