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Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] May-15 361'6 1'0 363'0 359'0
Dec-15 383'2 0'0 384'6 381'0
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] May-15 984'6 11'6 985'0 972'0
Nov-15 960'0 8'0 960'0 951'0
ELEC. WHEAT[10] May-15 469'4 -0'6 473'2 465'6
Dec-15 500'2 0'0 503'0 497'0
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] May-15 492'0 1'2 494'6 488'4
Dec-15 527'2 0'6 530'4 524'6
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] May-15 526'2 1'6 528'4 523'2
Dec-15 557'4 0'0 560'4 556'6
LIVE CATTLE[10] Apr-15 --- --- 161.275 161.275
Jun-15 150.875 0.600 151.425 150.850
FEEDER CATTLE[10] Apr-15 --- --- --- ---
May-15 --- --- --- ---
MILK CLASS III[10] Apr-15 15.80s 0.00 --- ---
Jun-15 16.81s -0.16 --- ---
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] May-15 65.11 -1.28 66.00 65.11
Jul-15 66.50 0.27 66.50 65.60
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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments Soybeans, Meal Start Higher 4/28 8:12AM
July corn is up 1 1/4 cents, July soybeans are up 9 cents, and July Chicago wheat is down 3/4 cent.
Weather
Rain Tuesday for Delta, South 4/28 5:44AM
Most U.S. and Canadian Prairies crop regions will be dry today, while the Delta and Deep South will see rain.
Crops
Crop Tech Corner Speeding Up SCN Tests, Playing with Pollination 4/20 9:19AM
In this week's Crop Tech Corner, a new, faster method of testing soybean cyst nematode samples is under construction, researchers find a gene that could turn more plants into self-pollinators, and scientists produce a map of wheat's many genetic variations.
Coming Soon: Cutworms Black Cutworms Can Overcome Traits
EU OKs High-Oleic Traits High-Oleic Beans Near Commercialization
The Hunt for a Pest U.S. Ramps Up Bollworm Detection Efforts
Livestock
Profit Makeover Novel Endophyte Fescue Boosts Gains, Cuts Grazing Time 4/27 1:18PM
When Curtis Schallert's 40-year-old stands of Kentucky-31 fescue petered out a few years ago, the Missouri stocker operator decided to renovate his pastures with novel endophyte fescue.
Laying Down Roots Short Duration Grazing and Native Grasses
The Market's Fine Print Love in the Air?
Ask the Vet Uterine Infusions an Iffy Cure
Land Management
Drought Recovery Flexibility is the Only Rule 4/27 2:42PM
March auctions show cash rent shocks could mount in 2016.
Good Fences Make Good Neighbors Answers to Readers' Questions About Land Ownership Issues
Soil Health - 2 Is Your Soil Breathing?
Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl How Can I Persuade Landowners to Sell on Contract?
Farm Business
Plugging Leaks in Prevented Planting More Reforms for Crop Insurance? 23 minutes ago
Critics challenge repeat crop insurance claims in the Dakotas and parts of Minnesota.
$3 Corn Subdues Bids Midwest Renters Send an SOS
Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
UAVs Taking Flight in Ag Among Uses is Potential to Boost Efficiency for Crop Insurance Claims
Equipment
UAVs Taking Flight in Ag Among Uses is Potential to Boost Efficiency for Crop Insurance Claims 4/23 10:32AM
The FAA this month began accelerating its exemption approvals for companies testing the skies with drone technology. About one in every six or seven business approvals cites agricultural survey practices as the company's main purpose for wanting to use drones.
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Deere: You Own Your Tractor Article on Intellectual Property Debate Raises Stir Over New Tractor Technology
Remove Barriers by Building Big-Bin System Reduces Harvest Hurdles, Adds Value to Crops
Ag Policy
UAVs Taking Flight in Ag Among Uses is Potential to Boost Efficiency for Crop Insurance Claims 4/23 10:30AM
The FAA this month began accelerating its exemption approvals for companies testing the skies with drone technology. About one in every six or seven business approvals cites agricultural survey practices as the company's main purpose for wanting to use drones.
Mandatory or Voluntary Runoff Rules? Panel: Nutrient Runoff Reduction Strategies Differ
EU Advances Biotech Opt-Out U.S. Officials Criticize Plans That Could Lead to Biotech Bans in EU Countries
Farmers Can Lead on Climate Ag Secretary Rolls Out Aggressive Effort for Agriculture to Reduce Carbon Emissions
Farm Life
Competing for Dollars Beef's Place in the Meat Race 4/27 2:33PM
Beef is far from a loser in the daily race for buyers at meat counters across the country. It's not exactly the big winner either. Beef, after all, is not a sprinter when it comes to markets. It's more of a long distance competitor. To see where beef is headed, you have to look at the spreads.
CDC: No Human H5N2 Cases So Far Federal Officials Unable to Rule Out Avian Flu Transmission to Humans
Klinefelter: By the Numbers Leading Indicators of the Agricultural Sector - 2
Farmer-to-Farmer-to-Farmer Kub's Den: Farmer-to-Farmer-to-Farmer
Featured Column
Todd's Take Still Standing 4/28 6:12AM
Corn and soybeans have been hit by bearish news from three directions in 2015, but are not out yet.
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Ask the Vet Uterine Infusion an Iffy Cure 4/27 2:28PM
Can I cure my cow's uterine infection with an infusion?