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Gray Monday

Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] Sep-15 356'6 0'6 358'0 355'4
Dec-15 370'4 1'4 371'4 368'0
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] Sep-15 887'0 2'2 887'0 882'4
Nov-15 878'2 4'2 879'0 872'2
ELEC. WHEAT[10] Sep-15 485'6 1'6 485'6 483'6
Dec-15 488'0 1'6 490'0 485'2
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] Sep-15 458'4 0'0 458'4 458'4
Dec-15 483'4 1'2 485'0 481'4
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] Sep-15 492'0s -4'4 498'2 494'0
Dec-15 511'2 0'0 513'0 510'0
ELEC. LIVE CATTLE[10] Oct-15 141.325s -1.875 142.825 140.600
Dec-15 143.625s -1.800 145.000 143.025
ELEC. FEEDER CATTLE[10] Sep-15 200.275s -1.550 201.775 199.725
Oct-15 195.325s -2.550 197.225 194.950
ELEC. CLASS III MILK[10] Aug-15 16.32s 0.02 16.32 16.32
Sep-15 16.35 0.02 16.35 16.35
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] Oct-15 --- --- --- ---
Dec-15 62.62 -0.08 62.70 62.40
Tue, Sep 1, 2015 11:25 PM CDT    *Quotes are in market time.
Delay is indicated in brackets.
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DTN Closing Grain Comments Row Crops Fall, Harvest Looms 9/1 1:41PM
Corn and soybeans fell lower Tuesday, pressured by more bearish economic news from China and expectations for large U.S. harvests ahead. December Chicago wheat ended a little higher with help from Tuesday's lower U.S. dollar index.
Weather
Mostly Dry Wed. with Isolated Showers 9/1 12:07PM
Spots in Texas, Florida and Georgia will see showers Wednesday, and showers also possible in areas of the Midwest and Canadian Prairies. Mostly dry elsewhere.
Crops
Stay on Top of SDS Scout for Disease Now and Plan Ahead 8/14 11:22AM
The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields across the Midwest. Now is the time to scout and evaluate variety performance and plan ahead for next year.
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy Premature Aging
Crop Tech Corner Laying the Groundwork for Remote Weed Scouting
Weed Whackers Walking Beans Makes a Comeback
Livestock
Cattle Market The Hoof Beats of Expansion 8/31 12:11PM
There may be a little less bull in this fall's calf market, but the fundamentals still spell opportunity.
Profit Niche Steak With the Horns
The Market's Fine Print Chinese Fire Drill
Ask the Vet Umbilical Hernias Can Be Fixed
Land Management
Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Farmland Gloom and Doom May Be Overrated 8/24 11:34AM
Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opinion surveys of farm real estate trends show. But bankers, farmers and real estate appraisers may be overreacting in areas where crops look great.
Something in the Water
Cash Rent Reset - 1 Something's Gotta Give
The Great Water War Politics of California Drought Having Major Impact on State's Ag Industry
Farm Business
Cash Rent Reset - 2 Landowners Won't Bend Much 8/28 8:45AM
Iowa farmland owners Fred and Lodean Cook may consider flexible cash leases for the first time this year, but they also are requiring renters to share crop insurance yields, soil tests and other data operators collect on their rental farms.
Cash Rent Reset - 1 Something's Gotta Give
Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
Cash Rent Reset - 3 Be an Open Book
Equipment
Precision Ag Potential Pending Farmer Fears, Technology Frustrations Hold Back Adoption 8/10 11:42AM
Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first more farmers have to get on board, according to a new report from Iowa AgState.
Get Grain Carts Ready for Harvest
Soil Sampling Gets Up to Speed Automation Comes Late to an Old Tool
A New Field of Dreams Nitrogen Management Tools Debut
Ag Policy
Canadian Dairy Conundrum Supply Management System Faces Pressure in Pacific Trade Talks 8/6 2:27PM
Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the sticking points to finalizing the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Canada's dairy industry is pushing back against arguments it needs to open up to imported dairy products.
Activists Targeting Biotech Groups Use Open-Record Requests Against Academics
Window of Opportunity Closing U.S. Risks Losing Competitive Advantage in Infrastructure
Hope for Highway Funding Advocates See Long-Term Bill in 2015
Farm Life
Senior Partners - 5 What Dad Learned in the '80s 8/31 10:47AM
This fatherly financial advice is meant to prevent heartaches should the farm economy suffer another serious setback. Here's what veterans of the 1980s debt crisis want their children to remember, so their kids don't have to learn the hard way.
Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Can I Afford Income Tax If I Sell a Spare Combine?
Net Farm Income Falling Fast USDA Projects 2015 Farm Income Will be Less Than Half 2013 Figures
Got Cheese? Plain Milk Didn't Pay the Bills, So Dairy Turns to More Solid Product
Featured Column
Todd's Take Timeout for Sanity 9/1 6:41AM
Keeping a checklist of pros and cons is a good way to survive emotional market days.
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Ask the Vet Umbilical Hernias Can Be Fixed 8/31 12:20PM
Does my calf have a hernia and is it repairable?