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Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] May-14 503'6 0'0 504'0 500'6
Dec-14 502'2 -1'0 503'4 500'2
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] May-14 1518'0 16'6 1522'6 1499'4
Nov-14 1236'6 7'6 1238'6 1227'2
ELEC. WHEAT[10] May-14 705'0 3'2 705'4 696'0
Dec-14 733'4 2'0 734'2 726'0
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] May-14 766'2 0'6 766'4 761'0
Dec-14 787'4 0'6 788'2 782'4
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] May-14 739'6 1'2 740'0 736'0
Dec-14 763'6 0'0 763'6 757'2
LIVE CATTLE[10] Apr-14 145.275s -0.075 145.300 144.700
Jun-14 135.425s -0.475 135.900 135.050
FEEDER CATTLE[10] Apr-14 179.225s -0.775 179.225 179.200
May-14 179.775s -0.650 179.775 179.300
MILK CLASS III[10] Apr-14 24.11s 0.02 --- ---
Jun-14 20.28s -0.08 --- ---
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] May-14 90.72 0.80 91.09 90.21
Jul-14 92.12 0.83 92.39 91.50
Wed, Apr 16, 2014 8:30 AM CDT    *Quotes are in market time.
Delay is indicated in brackets.
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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments Soybeans At New Contract Highs 17 minutes ago
July corn is down 1/4 cent, July soybeans are up 17 3/4 cents, and July K.C. wheat is unchanged.
Weather
Northern Areas to Get Snow Wednesday 4/16 5:58AM
Snow for the Northern Plains and northern Midwest expected today. Dry elsewhere.
Crops
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy Adjust Those Adjuvants 3/28 11:48AM
With weed control becoming a bigger issue, it is important to pay attention to the adjuvants you are using.
Scout Wheat Now Cutworms Add to Winter Wheat Woes
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Corn-on-Corn Penalty Study Explains Yield Losses
Livestock
Market Mover Cattleman Roping In the Profits on Sport Cattle 4/14 10:35AM
It only takes a minute of talking with W.R. Baker to get crystal clear on the qualities he values in a cow herd. It's not the sort of thing you'd hear from the average cattleman.
Full-Circle Farming More Markets, More Buyers, More Profits
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Ask the Vet Grass Tetany Risks
Land Management
Rethink Planter Speeds Time Crunch at Planting Pushes Need for Getting Work Done Faster 3/24 9:08AM
Long-held rules about ideal planting speeds are being challenged.
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Farm Business
Senior Partners - 2 Share Your Good Fortune 4/4 10:44AM
Donor-advised funds promote charitable giving while teaching family values. They work especially well as a tax tool for those with fluctuating farm incomes.
I-9 Audits Under Fire Recent Report on Worksite Inspections Worries Ag Players
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Equipment
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Ag Policy
Taking Caution on Precaution Technology Advocates Cite Challenges They Face Under Precautionary Principle 4/2 10:58AM
The National Institute for Animal Agriculture is holding its annual meeting this week in downtown Omaha with speeches and panel discussions centered on use of the precautionary principle in the U.S. and the lack of innovation already caused by the regulatory philosophy, particularly in Europe.
I-9 Audits Under Fire Recent Report on Worksite Inspections Worries Ag Players
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Judges Want a COOL Hearing Appeals Court Will Hear New Arguments on USDA's COOL Rule
Farm Life
Woodbury: Family Business Matters No Heirs. No Desire. Now What? 4/14 10:03AM
Here are three strategies to consider if you lack willing and able successors.
Farm Bill Forecasting The Great ARC or PLC Debate
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View From the Cab Iowa, Florida Farmers Busy Applying Nitrogen to Fields
Featured Column
Newsom on the Market "Reports of My Death ...," You Know the Rest 4/15 8:57AM
Once again, winter wheat is facing certain death due to freezing temperatures in April. Raise your hands if you've heard this story before.
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Feels like: 39  °F
Wind: S at 25 gusting to 33  mph
Dew Point: 28  °F
Humidity: 48 %
Sky Cover: Cloudy
Observed at  OMAHA, NE (KOMA)Wed 7:52AM
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Ask the Vet Grass Tetany Risks 4/14 1:56PM
Is grass tetany risk greater in spring?