Excerpt From Foreign Crops And Markets, Vol 44 April 13, 1942The Production Of Wheat In Colombia Appears To Have Increased Steadily Since 1930, But Available Statistics Are Not Complete And Are Not Considered Official During The Past 4 Years, Dry Weather Is Reported To Have Reduced Yields Considerable Expansion In Seedings For 1942 Is Believed To Have Taken Place, But No Estimate Of Acreage Has Been Re Ceived Jith The Standard Of Living Advancing As New Roads Are Being Constructed Into The Interior, The Consumption Of Wheat Is Said To Be Rapidly Increasing Imports Were Large In 1938 And 1989, For Which Years No Production Estimates Are Available, But Fell Off In 1941 Followe Ing The 1940 Cr0p Of Over 5 Million Bushels Although Stocks On Hand Early In 1942 Were Not Large, It Was Believed That The Immediate Concern Over Supplies Resulted Largely From The Fear That Future Shipping Space Would Be Difficult To Obtain Uontrary To Many Latin American Countries, Colomoia Generally Imports Wheat In The Form Of Grain Rather Than Flour Most Of It Originates In The United States And Canada.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.
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- Foreign Crops and Markets, Vol. 44
- U.S. Department of Agriculture
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