Missouri corn yields on pace to drop prices

Thursday, October 24, 2013 | 6:16 p.m. CDT; updated 6:17 a.m. CDT, Friday, October 25, 2013

COLUMBIA — Missouri farmers planted an estimated 3.45 million acres of land for corn this year, and if U.S. Department of Agriculture projections are correct, those acres will result in the state's highest corn yield in four years.