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12/22 06:20PM
DTN Daily Basis Comments
Corn, Soybean Basis Lower; Wheat Basis Steady
12/22 04:58PM
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
Lean Hog Futures Slump, Pressured by Pre-Report Long Liquidation, Selling
12/22 04:36PM
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Cheese Stocks Increase
12/22 04:12PM
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Ethanol Futures Mixed in Quiet Trade
12/22 03:01PM
DTN Closing Cotton Commentary
Cotton Surges to Triple-Digit Closing Gains
12/22 02:28PM
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Corn, Soybeans End the Week Lower
12/22 02:18PM
Global Fertilizer Outlook - 5
World Potash Demand Continues to Climb
12/22 02:10PM
DTN Ag Weather Brief
12/22 02:03PM
Snow Tues. for Plains, Midwest in North
12/22 01:53PM
DTN Weekly Distillers Grains Update
China's MIR 162 Approval, Though Still Not Official, Pushes Up DDGS Prices
12/22 01:51PM
The Market's Fine Print
The Grinch Who Stole the Cattle Market?
12/22 01:50PM
Ag a Winner in Cuba Diplomacy
U.S. Ag Exports Could Rise With Changing Rules for Shipments
Blogs
Market Matters Blog

Railroads Performing Better Due to Mild Weather, More Locomotives

Technically Speaking

Weekly Analysis: Livestock Markets

Fundamentally Speaking

U.S. vs. Chinese Yields of Key Ag Items

Ag Policy Blog

Looking Ahead to 2015

Minding Ag's Business

Courage to Buy Land in an Uncertain Market

Ag Weather Forum

A Look at 2015 Growing Season

Ethanol Blog

Spot Biodiesel Flat After Last Week's Surge on Tax Credit

Production Blog

Need To Bee Accurate

Harrington's Sort & Cull

Is Bobby Ewing Back in the Shower?

South America Calling

Brazil's Cane Crop Bigger

An Urban's Rural View

In Defense of Normalizing With Cuba

Machinery Chatter

Trimble's UAV Free to Fly

Editors' Notebook

MyDTN Features Enhanced Weather, Cash Grain Data

Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] Mar-15 410'6 -1'0 411'4 410'6
Dec-15 434'0 -0'6 434'2 434'0
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] Jan-15 1037'4 -0'6 1037'6 1033'2
Nov-15 1023'4 -0'4 1024'0 1019'4
ELEC. WHEAT[10] Mar-15 622'6 -3'0 625'0 621'0
Dec-15 642'4 -3'6 642'4 642'4
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] Mar-15 655'2 -2'4 657'2 652'6
Dec-15 684'0 -1'4 684'0 684'0
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] Mar-15 643'2 -1'6 644'0 640'0
Dec-15 671'6s -0'6 683'0 669'4
LIVE CATTLE[10] Dec-14 161.850s 1.100 162.100 161.275
Feb-15 160.825s 0.725 161.400 160.250
FEEDER CATTLE[10] Jan-15 220.500s 0.350 221.300 220.000
Mar-15 218.975s 1.000 219.200 218.225
MILK CLASS III[10] Dec-14 17.71s -0.02 --- ---
Feb-15 15.83s 0.08 --- ---
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] Mar-15 62.04 0.00 62.04 61.95
May-15 62.47 -0.02 62.49 62.37
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 10:25 PM CST    *Quotes are in market time.
Delay is indicated in brackets.
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Reporter's Notebook
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Midday Hot Sheet
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Market Weather Outlook
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Reporter's Notebook
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Ag Summit Special Report - Ken Eriksen
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Filmed:  12/09/2014
Ag Summit Special Report - Doug Stark
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Ag Summit Special Report - Derek Boudreau
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Filmed:  12/08/2014
Ag Summit Special Report - Yelto Zimmer
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Ag Summit Special Report - Tregg Cronin
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Markets
DTN Closing Grain Comments Soybeans Higher, Wheat Lower 12/22 1:47PM
Soybeans closed higher with another day of bullish export news helping prices in a pre-holiday session of light-volume trading. March Chicago wheat traded higher early, but closed lower, showing caution among buyers with prices near their highest levels in five months.
Weather
Snow Tues. for Plains, Midwest in North 12/22 2:03PM
Light snow expected Tuesday for northern areas of the Plains and Midwest, and rain to the south and east. Dry elewhere.
Crops
Xtend Moves Forward Dicamba-Tolerant Traits Near Full Deregulation 12/12 4:51PM
USDA has issued its final environmental impact statement recommending full deregulation of Monsanto's dicamba-tolerant cotton and soybean trait. Now the company awaits EPA registration of the trait's corresponding herbicides.
Root of the Problem Online Strategies Help Fight Rootworm
Plowing Under Profits Trim Tillage to Save on Fuel Costs
Crop Tech Corner Insect Predator Feasts Safely on Bt; Weed-Fighting Bacteria Comes to Market
Livestock
Livestock Outlook Slow Road to Herd Expansion 12/22 1:37PM
Agriculture's golden sector is livestock.
Ag a Winner in Cuba Diplomacy U.S. Ag Exports Could Rise With Changing Rules for Shipments
The Market's Fine Print The Grinch Who Stole the Cattle Market?
Ask The Vet Modified Live Vaccines Versus Killed Vaccines
Land Management
Dow's Gutsy Decision 12/1 10:29AM

Dow's Gutsy Decision 12/01 10:28 Limited Launch Gives Important First Look

Conservation Threats
Cash Rent Calamity? Land Lease Adjustments Likely to Lag Downturn in Commodity Prices
Ag Runoff Targeted
Farm Business
Senior Partners - 4 Hire a Quarterback for Your Estate Plan 12/19 10:44AM
At-your-service consultants help you walk through estate planning from start to finish.
Year-End Tax Panic New IRS Rules May Trip Up 2014 Plans
Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
Scrutinizing Crop Insurance With Direct Payments Gone, Insurance Drawing Unwanted Attention
Equipment
No Agreement on Tax Extenders 12/1 10:24AM

No Agreement on Tax Extenders 12/01 10:22 Senator Says Tax Breaks Important for Economy, but White House Differs

A Machine Shed's Second Life
Used Equipment Prices to Fall
Russian Economic Sanctions Deere Exec: International Sanctions Forcing Russia to Modernize Ag
Ag Policy
Congress Reaches Funding Deal One Provision Would Block USDA From Creating New Beef Checkoff 12/10 9:12AM
The overall Agriculture Department and related agencies bill would cost $20.5 billion for fiscal year 2015, a congressional aide said, down from $20.8 billion in 2014. One provision would prevent USDA from creating a new beef checkoff.
EPA Still Plans Final WOTUS Chief McCarthy 'Not Unhappy' With Congressional Policy Riders
Senate Passes Tax Extenders Bill Goes to President as Congress Closes Shop for the Year
Elections Won't Soften TPP Issues Japan Unlikely to Alter Trade Stance
Farm Life
Klinefelter: By the Numbers Key Courses Colleges Forgot 12/22 10:32AM
Agriculture colleges are ignoring courses that tomorrow's farm operators will need to manage bigger, more complex businesses.
Senior Partners - 4 Hire a Quarterback for Your Estate Plan
New World-Record Corn Yield Georgia Farmer Randy Dowdy Breaks World Corn Yield Record and 500 BU Yield Barrier
2015 Class Announced DTN/The Progressive Farmer Honors America's Best Young Farmers and Ranchers
Featured Column
Gulke: Year-End Reality Check 12/22 8:46AM
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Ask the Vet Modified Live Vaccines Versus Killed Vaccines 12/22 1:41PM
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