France’s Wheat Area to Slump to Nine-Year Low on Winter Kill
April 15, 2012
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Apr 7, 2012
France’s soft-wheat growing area may fall to the lowest in nine years after freezing temperatures destroyed fields in the European Union’s largest grower of the grain, the government’s crop office reported.