02-01-2014 15:11 PM | Argentina

Sweltering Heat Hits Argentina

It may be winter in Iowa but in South America its summer and that means the growing season.

Argentina is a big player when it comes to soybean producers. Argentina is expected to produce 54.5-million metric tons of beans this year. That’s nearly three-fifths of U.S. production.

Many crops in Argentina have been suffering through a sweltering heat wave over the past two weeks which has brought temperatures as high as 111-degrees.
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