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Record Soybean Harvest Sheds Light on Illinois Infrastructure Needs

News Release by Illinois Soybean Association

Farmers across Illinois predict a record harvest, and soon soybeans will leave Illinois fields en route to customers around the world. Access to multiple modes of transportation provides a competitive advantage to Illinois farmers, but aging infrastructure poses a unique challenge to transportation. With 42 percent of the soybeans grown in the U.S. exported to other countries, transportation is key for the industry's success.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014/Author: Kelly Buchanan/Number of views (17710)/Comments (0)/
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