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Friday, July 31, 2015 2:32PM CDT Above-normal fall precipitation -- followed by a drier winter -- has forecasters cautious about El Nino effects for the upper Missouri River basin.
Friday, July 31, 2015 9:14AM CDT Precision ag companies are bringing automation to the age-old practice of soil sampling in the hopes of improving the quality of the samples that generate data and yield maps and determine farmers' fertilizer and nutrient decisions.
Friday, July 31, 2015 7:03AM CDT North Dakota's newest ethanol plant will be producing ethanol and drying distillers grains at less cost than traditional plants.
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DTN Market Matters Blog
Katie Micik
Markets Editor
Monday, July 27, 2015 7:01PM CDT

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (DTN) -- Testimony presented during a hearing last week on whether railroads should be able to continue to differentially price rail serv... [Read Full Blog]

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 7:40PM CDT
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Technically Speaking
Darin Newsom
DTN Senior Analyst
Saturday, August 1, 2015 1:18PM CDT

This past Wednesday the Federal Reserve released its July comments regarding end-of-the-world like increase in interest rates (we know it's coming, just not... [Read Full Blog]

Saturday, August 1, 2015 12:27PM CDT
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Fundamentally Speaking
Joel Karlin
DTN Contributing Analyst
Friday, July 31, 2015 9:00PM CDT

The slide in most grain and oilseed values continued this week albeit at a slower pace as the markets may become more range bound heading into the August 12... [Read Full Blog]

Thursday, July 30, 2015 2:34PM CDT
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DTN Ag Policy Blog
Chris Clayton
DTN Ag Policy Editor
Friday, July 31, 2015 9:17PM CDT

I've probably worn out Tom Cochrane's "Life is a Highway," but there are still a few good highway songs left to reference such as Bachman-Turner O... [Read Full Blog]

Thursday, July 30, 2015 3:00PM CDT
Monday, July 27, 2015 4:35PM CDT
Minding Ag's Business
Marcia Taylor
DTN Executive Editor
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 9:41PM CDT

There's a lot of fine print in how USDA calculates income eligibility for farm programs under the new farm bill. Just be aware that there's no single defini... [Read Full Blog]

Monday, July 27, 2015 6:27PM CDT
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DTN Ag Weather Forum
Bryce Anderson
DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Thursday, July 30, 2015 3:33PM CDT

A weather pattern change across western Canada during the past couple of weeks has brought much needed rainfall to many areas. Western and northwestern Albe... [Read Full Blog]

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 3:48PM CDT
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Friday, July 31, 2015 5:23PM CDT

Spot ethanol prices in Chicago and northern Californian edged slightly higher early Friday, while prices in Arizona eased and the rest of the regional hubs... [Read Full Blog]

Friday, July 31, 2015 4:20PM CDT
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DTN Production Blog
Pam Smith
Crops Technology Editor
Friday, July 24, 2015 8:10PM CDT

DECATUR, Ill. (DTN) -- It was the small John Deere tractor cross-stitched onto a piece of fabric stretched across the walker that caught my eye. Most of the... [Read Full Blog]

Monday, July 13, 2015 7:07PM CDT
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Harrington's Sort & Cull
John Harrington
DTN Livestock Analyst
Friday, July 31, 2015 5:58PM CDT

Scrambling to address the WTO ruling that the COOL program for beef and pork leads to discrimination against Canadian and Mexican producers, some senators c... [Read Full Blog]

Friday, July 17, 2015 7:58PM CDT
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South America Calling
Alastair Stewart
South America Correspondent
Thursday, July 30, 2015 2:47PM CDT

Controversy continues to surround the charging of royalties on Monsanto's Intacta RR2 technology in South America.

Monday, July 27, 2015 7:59PM CDT
Friday, July 17, 2015 4:25PM CDT
An Urban’s Rural View
Urban Lehner
Editor Emeritus
Monday, July 27, 2015 9:53PM CDT

Who has the best label for the GMO-labeling bill the House just passed and sent to the Senate? The 275 Congressmen who voted aye call it the Safe and Accura... [Read Full Blog]

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 3:18PM CDT
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Machinery Chatter
Jim Patrico
Progressive Farmer Senior Editor
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 10:04PM CDT

It started 120 years ago with an entrepreneur named Abe Zimmerman, who opened a small factory for making agricultural products like feed mills in New Hollan... [Read Full Blog]

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 10:18PM CDT
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Canadian Markets
Cliff Jamieson
Canadian Grains Analyst
Friday, July 24, 2015 9:27PM CDT

The three-day CWB Crop Tour of the Canadian prairies wrapped up on Thursday, with results released in a public forum in Regina on Friday morning. This data... [Read Full Blog]

Thursday, July 23, 2015 9:19PM CDT
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Editor’s Notebook
Greg D. Horstmeier
DTN Editor-in-Chief
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 4:02PM CDT

Back this week from a multi-generational family vacation -- and glad to be so. Family time is valuable, yet exhausting.

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 7:45PM CDT
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DTN Market Headlines
December corn was 3 cents higher, November soybeans were 1 cent higher, and September Chicago wheat was 5 cents higher.
Expect live and feeder cattle futures to trade on both sides of unchanged in the opening rounds as specs and commercials carefully position before the development of cash business. On the other hand, lean hog contracts could open moderately lower, pressed by follow-through selling of the discount of the cash index.
 
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