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Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] Sep-15 361'4 -1'6 365'2 359'6
Dec-15 373'0 -2'0 377'0 370'4
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] Sep-15 892'2 -1'0 897'6 880'6
Nov-15 881'6 -3'6 887'4 871'0
ELEC. WHEAT[10] Sep-15 477'2 0'2 481'4 470'6
Dec-15 480'0 -3'6 484'6 476'4
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] Sep-15 461'0 3'2 461'0 454'0
Dec-15 481'0 -2'4 486'4 478'2
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] Sep-15 490'6 0'2 492'4 485'4
Dec-15 507'6 -3'6 513'0 505'4
ELEC. LIVE CATTLE[10] Aug-15 145.500 -1.025 147.325 144.400
Oct-15 143.525 -0.450 144.550 143.175
ELEC. FEEDER CATTLE[10] Sep-15 202.975 0.575 204.725 201.550
Oct-15 199.025 0.100 200.950 197.850
ELEC. CLASS III MILK[10] Aug-15 16.32 0.01 16.32 16.32
Sep-15 16.20 0.03 16.25 16.08
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] Oct-15 64.10 0.35 64.10 64.10
Dec-15 63.35 0.35 63.53 62.40
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DTN Midday Grain Comments Grain Futures Trade Mixed at Midday 8/31 11:19AM
After early losses, trade is mixed and trying to turn positive at midday.
Weather
Dry Tuesday Ahead for Most 46 minutes ago
Scattered showers during Tuesday will impact parts of Florida, southeast Texas and also the northwest Canadian Prairies region. Mostly dry or with only a few isolated light showers elsewhere in the key U.S. and Canada crop areas.
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.
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Livestock
Cattle Market The Hoof Beats of Expansion 34 minutes ago
There may be a little less bull in this fall's calf market, but the fundamentals still spell opportunity.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
Judge: 'Ag-Gag' Law Unconstitutional Federal Judge Rules Idaho Law Against Secret Recording Violates First Amendment
Window of Opportunity Closing U.S. Risks Losing Competitive Advantage in Infrastructure
Hope for Highway Funding Advocates See Long-Term Bill in 2015
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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
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