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Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] Mar-15 380'0s 4'2 382'2 375'0
Dec-15 413'6s 4'6 415'0 408'2
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] Mar-15 1024'0s 16'2 1024'6 1006'0
Nov-15 997'4s 10'2 998'0 985'2
ELEC. WHEAT[10] Mar-15 503'2s 5'4 504'4 491'2
Dec-15 527'0s 3'0 527'6 517'4
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] Mar-15 527'2s -1'0 530'2 517'2
Dec-15 566'4s 1'4 567'4 557'0
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] Mar-15 551'2s -1'4 554'6 545'0
Dec-15 582'2s 0'4 583'6 575'0
LIVE CATTLE[10] Feb-15 161.125s 2.775 163.000 161.600
Apr-15 149.800s 2.950 149.850 147.500
FEEDER CATTLE[10] Mar-15 200.300s 3.325 200.675 200.000
Apr-15 199.050s 3.200 199.600 198.300
MILK CLASS III[10] Feb-15 15.49s -0.01 --- ---
Apr-15 15.49s 0.28 --- ---
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] Mar-15 65.17s -0.35 66.25 65.27
May-15 65.21s -0.34 66.24 65.07
Thu, Feb 26, 2015 4:56 PM CST    *Quotes are in market time.
Delay is indicated in brackets.
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DTN Closing Grain Comments Soybeans Higher, Brazil's Trucks Still an Issue 2/26 2:07PM
Soybeans closed higher Thursday supported by commercial buying and a DTN report that many roads in Brazil remain closed to truck traffic, in spite of the government's widely reported agreement to end the strike. Corn and wheat also closed higher in sympathy with soybeans and ignoring Thursday's big gain in the U.S. dollar.
Weather
Crop Areas Mostly Dry Friday 2/26 12:05PM
West and north Texas to see some snow Friday, while dry conditions prevail elsewhere.
Crops
The Art of Planting - 3 The Race is On 2/25 6:37AM
A fast start is part of a winning strategy.
The Art of Planting - 4 Need For Speed
The Art of Planting - 1 Prepare for Perfect Planting
The Art of Planting - 2 One Shot at a Crop
Livestock
Seeing Red in Dietary Advice Committee Recommends Americans Eat Less Red, Processed Meats 2/23 2:44PM
As feared by the meat industry, the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee's report downplays the health role of lean meat in a diet while also advising Americans to reduce eating red and processed meat, refined grains, added sugars and sodium. The report also recommended replacing solid animal fats with vegetable oils and nuts.
Calving Prep Keep Good Colostrum Replacers and Electrolytes at the Ready
A Gift for Learning Journagan Herefords Go to School Every Day
Ask the Vet Pregnant Cow Still Cycling
Land Management
Two Sisters, One Bold Move Conservation Ethic Thrives on Century-Old Montana Ranch That Almost Never Was 2/2 1:26PM
If not for two unrelated sisters and a salt barrel, Robert Bold's family story would read a lot differently.
Down but Not Out Farmland Market Stabilizing
Sustainable Partners New Initiative Allows Farmers to Test, Compare Soil-Health Improvements
Neb. Court Slows Keystone TransCanada to Stay Eminent Domain
Farm Business
IRS Resets Clock on ACA Penalties "No Double Dipping" Still in Force 2/20 11:05AM
A retroactive IRS notice buys time for small employers to discontinue health reimbursement plans made illegal under the Affordable Care Act.
Down But Not Out Farmland Market Stabilizing
Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
Permanent Section 179 Fix House Passes Bill to Make $500,000 Equipment Write-Off Permanent
Equipment
Harvest Helper New Stripper/Baler Saves Time 2/25 3:55PM
New cotton stripper/baler can save time and labor costs.
Brace It With Wire Brace Assembly Is Key to Strong Fenceline
You Wish You Owned This
Another Headwind for Drones
Ag Policy
Seeing Red in Dietary Advice Committee Recommends Americans Eat Less Red, Processed Meats 2/19 3:49PM
As feared by the meat industry, the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee's report downplays the health role of lean meat in a diet while also advising Americans to reduce eating red and processed meat, refined grains, added sugars and sodium. The report also recommended replacing solid animal fats with vegetable oils and nuts.
Wind Petition Filed Conservancy: Evidence Mounting of Harm to Birds
USDA Mum on ARC-PLC Extension Ag Secretary Monitors Farm Program Sign-Up Daily
Permanent Section 179 Fix House Passes Bill to Make $500,000 Equipment Write-Off Permanent
Farm Life
The World Wants Our Hay Skyrocketing Demand in China, Middle East Means More US Hay Heading Overseas 2/25 3:34PM
Once considered a mostly local commodity because of bulky physical characteristics that make handling and transportation difficult, an increasing amount of U.S. hay has been moving to overseas markets during the past five years.
Mine the Data Analyzing Aggregate Crop-Production Info Helps Iowa Farmers Make Management Decisions
Will We Swallow GE Potatoes Farmers Need a Voice in GE Discussions
Flip a Coin on ARC, PLC Farm Program's Dueling Computers
Featured Column
The Market's Fine Print Lowering the Gangplank 2/25 5:17PM
Ships are finally able to lower their gangplanks at U.S. West Coast ports and resume loading beef and pork for export to foreign buyers following the resolution of the labor dispute.
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Ask the Vet Pregnant Cow Still Cycling 2/23 3:15PM
How could a pregnant cow still cycle?