Top Stories
 
Right Now
10 minutes ago
DTN Midday Grain Comments
Grain Futures Mostly Higher at Midday
13 minutes ago
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
Live Cattle Futures Mixed in Sluggish Trade
16 minutes ago
Crop Tech Corner
GE Wheat Fails in UK; Soybean Seed Gene Unlocked
28 minutes ago
DTN's Livestock Quick Takes
7/2 10:31AM
DTN Opening Dairy Comments
Milk Called Lower in Light Late-Week Trade
7/2 10:27AM
Market Matters
Record Trading Volumes in Ag
7/2 09:47AM
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
7/2 09:23AM
Market Impact Weather
Continued Midwest Rain
7/2 08:53AM
Weather Exchange Blog
Rainy Conditions for Corn Pollination
7/2 08:42AM
JBS to Buy Cargill's US Pork Business
Brazilian Firm to Pay $1.45 Billion
7/2 08:37AM
NWS River Stages
7/2 08:30AM
Technically Speaking Blog
Whiplash Wheat
Blogs
Market Matters Blog

Record Trading Volumes in Ag

Technically Speaking

Whiplash Wheat

Fundamentally Speaking

Corn Yields Can Hold Despite Heavy Rains

Ag Policy Blog

Ag Coalition Sees Opportunity in Renewed U.S.-Cuban Relationship

Minding Ag's Business

Story Book Endings for Estate Taxes

Ag Weather Forum

Rainy Conditions for Corn Pollination

Ethanol Blog

Argo, NYH Cash Ethanol Prices Pressured by Corn Futures Retreat

Production Blog

The Pollinator's Dilemma

Harrington's Sort & Cull

Between Bark and Bite

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

Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] Jul-15 420'4 6'6 420'4 409'6
Dec-15 437'6 6'0 438'4 427'6
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] Jul-15 1050'4 6'4 1050'4 1032'0
Nov-15 1035'0 5'4 1036'2 1020'0
ELEC. WHEAT[10] Jul-15 595'0 7'4 595'0 571'0
Dec-15 603'2 6'4 606'0 582'4
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] Jul-15 581'2 5'2 584'0 564'0
Dec-15 615'6 4'2 619'0 598'2
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] Jul-15 599'6 -7'6 607'0 598'6
Dec-15 642'0 5'0 645'0 622'6
LIVE CATTLE[10] Aug-15 150.850 -0.225 151.600 150.850
Oct-15 153.875 0.175 154.100 153.600
FEEDER CATTLE[10] Aug-15 --- --- --- ---
Sep-15 --- --- --- ---
MILK CLASS III[10] Jul-15 16.21s 0.10 --- ---
Sep-15 16.74s 0.13 --- ---
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] Jul-15 67.52 1.43 67.52 67.52
Oct-15 67.99 0.69 68.00 67.30
Thu, Jul 2, 2015 11:36 AM CDT    *Quotes are in market time.
Delay is indicated in brackets.
Video
Market Weather Outlook
Length:  00:03:34
Filmed:  07/02/2015
Closing Market Comment
Length:  00:03:38
Filmed:  07/01/2015
Midday Hot Sheet
Length:  00:01:39
Filmed:  07/01/2015
Reporter's Notebook
Length:  00:03:23
Filmed:  06/26/2015
Quick View
Inside DTNProgressiveFarmer.com
= Subcriber Content: LOGIN | LEARN MORE
Markets
DTN Midday Grain Comments Grain Futures Mostly Higher at Midday 10 minutes ago
Trade is mostly higher at midday with a short-covering tone as we head toward our noon close.
Weather
Rain Thursday in Delta, SE Midwest 7/2 6:01AM
Rain, possibly heavy, in the southeastern Midwest and northern Delta today. Lighter rain widely covering central Plains northward. Mostly dry elsewhere.
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
Yamaha New ATVs Give Choices Kodiak 700 4x4 is Working Man's Version of Yamaha's New ATVs
Danger After the Storm
Ag Policy
Trade Bills Heading to President Ag Groups Largely See Opportunity From Pending Trade Deals 6/25 1:01PM
Pork, beef, corn, soybean, wheat, fruit and vegetable groups are all among those praising the final vote sending trade promotion authority to the president.
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
Featured Column
The Market's Fine Print Mirror, Mirror, On the Wall 7/1 8:44PM
With the unusual disconnect between the feeder board and the cash feeder index, how can the former possibly be a reflection of the latter?
Your Location:
Rain
Rain
65°F
Feels like: 65  °F
Wind: ESE at 6  mph
Dew Point: 62  °F
Humidity: 90 %
Sky Cover: Cloudy
Observed at  OMAHA, NE (KOMA)Thu 10:52AM
DTN 360 Poll
Loading, please wait...
Special Interest
Expert Advice
Ask the Vet Minerals to Cows 6/29 10:50AM
How do I know what minerals my cows need and how much?