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Late Buying Supports Sharply Higher Lean Hog Contracts
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A Long Shot for Renewables
Martin O'Malley Champions Green Energy as an Economic Engine
7/2 02:56PM
DTN Closing Cotton Commentary
Cotton Finishes Slightly Lower in December
7/2 02:34PM
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
Wet Weather Weed Woes
7/2 02:19PM
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Cash Ethanol Rallies on Short-Covering Ahead of Holiday

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The Pollinator's Dilemma

Harrington's Sort & Cull

The Fireworks of Pork Exports

South America Calling

Brazilian Soy Rust Threat

An Urban's Rural View

Farmers Win Property Rights Case

Machinery Chatter

I Am NOT Old!

Editors' Notebook

The Good, The Bad, The Drowned

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ELEC. CORN[10] Jul-15 419'6s 6'0 422'0 409'6
Dec-15 437'2s 5'4 439'6 427'6
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] Jul-15 1045'2s 1'2 1055'0 1032'0
Nov-15 1030'2s 0'6 1039'0 1020'0
ELEC. WHEAT[10] Jul-15 585'6s -1'6 596'4 571'0
Dec-15 599'2s 2'4 609'0 582'4
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] Jul-15 576'0s 0'0 585'0 564'0
Dec-15 611'2s -0'2 622'0 598'2
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] Jul-15 606'2s -1'2 607'0 598'6
Dec-15 639'6s 2'6 647'4 622'6
ELEC. LIVE CATTLE[10] Aug-15 151.225s 0.150 151.975 150.825
Oct-15 154.125s 0.425 154.475 153.425
ELEC. FEEDER CATTLE[10] Aug-15 217.450s -1.050 219.325 217.125
Sep-15 216.100s -0.950 217.775 215.850
ELEC. CLASS III MILK[10] Jul-15 16.11s -0.10 16.23 16.07
Aug-15 16.51s -0.14 16.69 16.48
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] Jul-15 66.36s 0.27 67.53 67.52
Oct-15 67.57s 0.27 68.00 67.30
Sat, Jul 4, 2015 5:32 PM CDT    *Quotes are in market time.
Delay is indicated in brackets.
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DTN Closing Grain Comments Grains Finish Week on Higher Note 7/2 12:44PM
December corn, November soybeans and September Chicago wheat all ended higher Thursday and for the week with ongoing concerns about the adverse effect of too much rain on crops. The U.S. dollar index is modestly lower after Thursday's U.S. jobs report disappointed expectations and Greece prepares for an important vote on Sunday.
Weather
Rain Friday Southern Plains Eastward 7/2 2:19PM
Light rain is expected Friday in the Southern Plains and into the Delta and the Tennessee Valley. The Midwest will be dry for the holiday weekend.
Crops
Crop Tech Corner Community Weed Control Pays Off; Scientists Search for Flood-Tolerant Beans 6/19 9:26AM
In this week's Crop Tech Corner, a community of Arkansas farmers have successfully banded together to slow the spread of herbicide-resistant Palmer amaranth, researchers are testing more flood-tolerant soybean varieties, and scientists confirm that high heat hinders the effectiveness of HPPD-inhibitor herbicides.
Fungus Among Us Wet Weather Spurs Disease
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy Face the Fungicide Question
Wheat Harvest Late, Mixed May Rains Blessing and Curse
Livestock
Market News Cattle Trades Go High Tech 6/29 10:26AM
AgriClear is not an auction, but an online digital sales floor where buyers and sellers negotiate trades and terms.
Anaplasmosis Hitting Hard More Herds at Risk as Anaplasmosis Spikes
Grazing Gets Boost From Rain Nebraska, Kansas Grazing Rallies With Rains
Ask the Vet Minerals to Cows
Land Management
Rain, Rain, Go Away Corn, Soybeans Face Wet Soils, Ponding 6/22 12:07PM
Waterlogged and flooded fields in much of the Midwest are putting corn and soybean fields at risk for plant death, poor crop development and disease this year.
Crops Swim in Texas South Texas Farmers Face Uncertainty After Record Rains
Farming With Friendlies Production Practices Can Promote Insect Allies in Battle Against Weeds, Pests
WOTUS Fine Print Ag Group Wants Congressional Action to Stop Water Rule
Farm Business
"Total Market Isn't Dead" Used Farm Machinery Grows to Glut 6/15 8:07AM
Used equipment inventories are escalating.
Labor Pains - 1 Help on the Fringes
Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
Shock Therapy for Finances Lenders Urge a Reset on 2016 Costs
Equipment
UAS Research Takes Off Lawmakers Pledge Support for Unmanned Aircraft Systems Research Centers 6/8 10:46AM
Key members of the House and Senate last week praised the Federal Aviation Administration for selecting a consortium of mostly land-grant universities to research unmanned aircraft systems issues.
Midyear Checkup on Equipment Sales
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Danger After the Storm
Ag Policy
Feds to Examine Biotech Rules Ag White House Orders Review of Regulatory Framework on Biotechnology 7/2 3:55PM
In a memo to USDA, FDA and EPA, the White House stated that a review of biotech regulations was needed to ensure public confidence in the regulatory system, improve transparency and prevent unnecessary barriers to future innovations. The overhaul in regulations would focus on biotech crops, animals and microbes, but would avoid re-examining rules for biotech products in the medical field.
A Rice Carbon Offset Market California Regulators Could Recognize Emission Reductions From Rice Farmers
States Sue Over WOTUS Lawsuits Filed After EPA Publishes Final Rule on Clean Water Act Changes
Ethanol Leaders Rally for RFS Industry Calls on EPA Not to Lower Blending Volumes From Levels Set in Law
Farm Life
Evolution of Farm Kid Jobs Kid's Farm Jobs Aren't What They Used to Be 6/29 11:03AM
DTN Staff Reporter Russ Quinn reflects on the farm activities of his youth that his children will never experience.
IARC: Possible 2,4-D Cancer Link Classification Unlikely to Affect 2,4-D's Registration, IARC Observer Says
Never Going Back Controlled Breeding Season Brings Price Advantages
The Pollinator's Dilemma
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Newsom on the Market Things to Keep in Mind 7/3 7:53AM
Grains look to have set their course higher this last week, reminding us of some important things to keep in mind.
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Ask the Vet Minerals to Cows 6/29 10:50AM
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