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The Week That Was: Weather and Washington

Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] Dec-14 349'0 6'0 350'4 342'2
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] Nov-14 999'0 9'4 999'6 987'2
ELEC. WHEAT[10] Dec-14 507'2 6'4 508'4 498'6
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] Dec-14 592'6 6'4 594'6 584'4
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] Dec-14 574'6 6'2 575'2 567'2
LIVE CATTLE[10] Oct-14 156.350s 0.075 157.300 155.550
Dec-14 159.025s -0.225 159.450 158.300
FEEDER CATTLE[10] Sep-14 229.250s -0.225 --- ---
Oct-14 225.850s -0.075 225.850 225.850
MILK CLASS III[10] Sep-14 24.58s 0.06 --- ---
Nov-14 21.02s 0.35 --- ---
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] Oct-14 68.30 0.12 68.30 68.29
Dec-14 65.64 -0.20 66.17 65.51
Tue, Sep 16, 2014 6:27 AM CDT    *Quotes are in market time.
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DTN Early Word Grains Commercial Buying Lifts Corn, Other Grains Rally 31 minutes ago
Corn is higher at 6 a.m. (CT); soybeans are higher; wheat is higher.
Weather
Tuesday Dry for U.S., Canada 9/15 2:03PM
Except for some light showers in the South and Southeast, Canada and the U.S. will be dry.
Crops
Dodge Down Corn Scout Now for Stalk, Ear Rot in Corn 9/9 10:51AM
Conditions have been right for stalk rot and ear molds in corn in many parts of the Midwest this year, but some energetic, timely scouting can help you manage problem fields and minimize yield loss.
Trait Wars Continue Cargill Sues Syngenta
Get In the Mode Site of Action Guide Fights Resistant Weeds
Crop Tech Corner Tobacco Takes on Ebola, Researchers Breed Spider Toxin-Producing Plants
Livestock
Beef Checkoff Questioned Ag Secretary Expresses Frustration Over Lack of Industry Agreement 9/15 12:12PM
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Monday he might take action to offer his own changes to the beef checkoff since the beef industry has failed to reach any consensus on management changes to the program.
The BVD Problem The $100,000 Accident
Never Going Back Controlled Breeding Season Brings Price Advantages
Ask The Vet Umbilical Hernias in Calves
Land Management
Rents Resist Price Relief Big Yields Stall Cash Rent Negotiations 9/2 7:13AM
Growers in bellwether corn states expect to make money on bushels -- not price -- in 2014, farm managers contend. That's put a damper on adjusting next year's cash rents.
DTN Ag Business Benchmark Land Costs Hamper U.S. Competitiveness
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Farm Business
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Co-op giant commits to N plant close to cheap gas and customer base.
Pick Contingency Plans - 2 Farm Programs Adjusted for Payment Caps and Income Eligibility
Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
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Equipment
Farmers Pivot Back After Storms Companies Report Hundreds of Damaged Irrigation Systems Up and Running Again 8/18 12:42PM
The majority of center pivots damaged by severe weather earlier this summer in Nebraska are up and running again, according to irrigation companies in the state.
Cattle Chutes on Display at Farm Show Cattle Chutes on Display at Husker Harvest Days
To Bag or Not to Bag? Grain Bags One Option for Farmers Who Need Temporary Storage Quickly
Ag Drones Under Scrutiny Farmers Not Always Hobbyists, FAA Says
Ag Policy
Beef Checkoff Questioned Ag Secretary Expresses Frustration Over Lack of Industry Agreement 9/9 7:20AM
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Monday he might take action to offer his own changes to the beef checkoff since the beef industry has failed to reach any consensus on management changes to the program.
Mapping the CWA Ag Groups, House to Show Act's Reach
Senators Lament Rail Logjam Lawmakers Cite Economic Losses by Farmers in Considering New Legislation
USDA Readies Dairy Program Sign-up for New Dairy Margin Protection Program Begins Tuesday
Farm Life
Farming on the Mother Road - 8 Arizona Ranchers Cope With Long-Term Drought, Junipers and Wolf Recovery 9/15 8:48AM
Arizona ranchers are in a constant battle for grass and water. Juniper trees block sunlight that spurs grass production. Another looming concern is a possible federal plan to reintroduce more Mexican Gray Wolves into the southwest.
Farming on the Mother Road - 8 Tribal Farm Prospers Along the Colorado River
Farming on the Mother Road - 10 Agriculture Pushed Farther Into Desert Along Route 66 in California
View From the Cab Late-Summer Rains Soak Western Iowa, Florida Panhandle
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Gulke: G/E Versus Maturity 9/15 7:07AM
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