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8/27 03:26PM
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8/27 03:15PM
EPA: WOTUS Enforcement Begins Friday
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8/27 02:47PM
Rain Friday in the Midwest, Plains
8/27 02:38PM
DTN Closing Cotton Commentary
Cotton Snaps Four-Day Losing Streak
8/27 01:52PM
DTN Closing Grain Comments
Soybeans Rebound, Exports Still Active
8/27 01:06PM
DTN Ag Weather Brief
8/27 12:59PM
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8/27 12:54PM
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8/27 12:36PM
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2014-15 Crop Year Ends For Corn, Soybeans, Spring Wheat Basis

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Week 33 Soybean Ratings

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USDA Unveils Sage Grouse Initiative 2.0

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Iowa Land Values Bounce

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Warm, Dry Weather Supports Harvest for W. Canada

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RBOB Gasoline Slips Below $1.50 per Gallon

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Scrapping a Cutting Edge Gone Rusty

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Upturn in Brazilian Fertilizer Demand

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Why There Could be More Volatility to Come

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John Deere Goes Four-Track

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Gray Monday

Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] Sep-15 366'0 2'2 367'0 362'4
Dec-15 377'2 2'2 378'4 374'0
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] Sep-15 892'0 5'6 895'6 887'2
Nov-15 885'2 6'2 888'2 879'4
ELEC. WHEAT[10] Sep-15 486'4 2'2 487'0 484'4
Dec-15 491'4 1'6 492'6 489'6
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] Sep-15 464'4 0'0 464'4 463'2
Dec-15 488'4 0'2 489'2 487'0
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] Sep-15 494'4 0'0 494'4 494'0
Dec-15 513'4 0'0 513'6 513'0
ELEC. LIVE CATTLE[10] Aug-15 144.650s 2.225 144.900 143.750
Oct-15 142.550s 2.175 142.950 141.425
ELEC. FEEDER CATTLE[10] Aug-15 210.000s -0.275 210.350 209.925
Sep-15 200.350s 2.250 201.800 199.425
ELEC. CLASS III MILK[10] Aug-15 16.32 0.00 16.32 16.32
Sep-15 16.23 -0.02 16.23 16.23
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] Oct-15 --- --- --- ---
Dec-15 63.31 -0.04 63.38 63.06
Thu, Aug 27, 2015 9:13 PM CDT    *Quotes are in market time.
Delay is indicated in brackets.
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Markets
DTN Closing Grain Comments Soybeans Rebound, Exports Still Active 8/27 1:52PM
November soybeans closed higher Thursday, helped by a 5% rebound in China's stock market and news of another sale of new-crop soybeans to unknown destinations. Corn was a little higher and wheat lower after higher-than-expected growth in second-quarter GDP sent the U.S. dollar index higher for a third consecutive day.
Weather
Rain Friday in the Midwest, Plains 8/27 2:47PM
Areas of the western Midwest, central and southwestern Plains and Canadian Prairies will see some rain Friday. The Midwest rain will move into the Great Lakes area then fade out. Eastern areas will be dry.
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.
Watch Out for White Mold Wet-Loving Fungus Could Thrive This Year
Crop Tech Corner Laying the Groundwork for Remote Weed Scouting
Weed Whackers Walking Beans Makes a Comeback
Livestock
Ample Stocks Ahead Hay and Feed Price Outlook 8/24 10:53AM
Drought recovery in many areas has led to higher stocks, brighter production prospects and moderating prices.
Rethink Grazing Take Grazing Outside the Box
China's Shrinking Hog Herd Rabobank: Smaller Production Could Mean More Pork Imports
Ask the Vet Skin Infections Should be Isolated
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
Cover Crops in Demand Late-Summer Surge Possible
The Great Water War Politics of California Drought Having Major Impact on State's Ag Industry
Farm Business
Senior Partners - 5 What Dad Learned in the '80s 8/14 6:58AM
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.
Cash Rent Reset - 1 Something's Gotta Give
Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends CHS/CF Nitrogen Deal Consolidates Market
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.
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
Farm Life
Klinefelter: By the Numbers Comments on Our Current Economic Situation 8/24 11:18AM
Deteriorating profit margins flip the fortunes of big renters and conservative owner-operators. Implementing more sophisticated management practices may help you avoid the worst financial stress.
Training for Sustainability Hmong Producers Implement Conservation Efforts
Neonics in Water Study Finds Chemicals Prevalent in Streams, Rivers Across U.S.
China's Shrinking Hog Herd Rabobank: Smaller Production Could Mean More Pork Imports
Featured Column
The Market's Fine Print Chinese Fire Drill 8/26 5:45PM
There's something about the chaotic market action of the last two weeks that begs to be described as a Chinese fire drill.
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Ask the Vet Skin Infections Should be Isolated 8/24 11:16AM
What are these crusty scabs on my cattle?