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10/30 10:07PM
DTN Daily Basis Comments
Soybean, Corn, Winter Wheat Basis Stronger
10/30 05:02PM
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Mixed Ethanol Trade Left Market Uncertain
10/30 04:00PM
Minding Ag's Business
Up in the Air on Farm Programs
10/30 03:48PM
DTN Closing Dairy Comments
Dry Whey Prices Weaken
10/30 03:29PM
South Amercia Calling
Rains Hamper Argentine Soy, Corn Planting; But Moisture Overall Positive
10/30 03:25PM
DTN Closing Livestock Comments
Cattle Complex Enjoys Short-Covering Rally
10/30 02:51PM
Rain Friday for Eastern Midwest Areas
10/30 02:49PM
Ag Policy Blog
Biotech Label Battles Continue at Ballot Box
10/30 02:42PM
DTN Closing Cotton Commentary
Cotton Reverses off New High to Close Lower
10/30 02:23PM
Harvest Revenue Insurance Prices
Daily Average of December Corn, November Soybeans
10/30 02:00PM
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Corn, Soybeans Higher Again Wednesday
10/30 01:41PM
DTN Closing Grain Comments
Grain Rally Pauses
Blogs
Market Matters Blog

Daily Price Limits to Shrink Over Weekend

Technically Speaking

Weekly Analysis: Livestock Markets

Fundamentally Speaking

Corn Feed Demand

Ag Policy Blog

Biotech Label Battles Continue at Ballot Box

Minding Ag's Business

Up in the Air on Farm Programs

Ag Weather Forum

Winter Weather on Hold with El Nino Type Pattern

Ethanol Blog

Ethanol Inventory Continues Lower

Production Blog

Let's Tend Those Traits

Harrington's Sort & Cull

Only Sad Insomniacs Miss Night Trading

South America Calling

Rains Hamper Argentine Soy, Corn Planting; But Moisture Overall Positive

An Urban's Rural View

Soda Tax? We're Already Drinking Less

Machinery Chatter

Kubota Moves Into Row Crop Arena

Editors' Notebook

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Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] Dec-14 374'6 0'6 375'0 372'2
Dec-15 416'2 -0'2 416'4 414'4
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] Nov-14 1041'0 16'6 1041'0 1023'0
Nov-15 1024'4 12'4 1024'4 1010'6
ELEC. WHEAT[10] Dec-14 534'0 -2'0 539'0 533'4
Dec-15 590'0 2'4 590'0 585'6
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] Dec-14 599'0 -3'0 603'4 599'0
Dec-15 --- --- --- ---
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] Dec-14 576'0 -1'6 578'2 576'0
Dec-15 630'0s -3'4 635'0 629'0
LIVE CATTLE[10] Oct-14 170.500s 1.500 170.550 169.300
Dec-14 167.325s 0.575 167.900 166.100
FEEDER CATTLE[10] Oct-14 239.750s 0.900 239.775 239.750
Nov-14 234.225s 1.175 234.400 232.900
MILK CLASS III[10] Oct-14 23.79s -0.11 --- ---
Dec-14 19.28s -0.08 --- ---
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] Dec-14 64.33 -0.17 64.63 64.06
Mar-15 62.82 -0.20 63.01 62.59
Fri, Oct 31, 2014 2:04 AM CDT    *Quotes are in market time.
Delay is indicated in brackets.
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Markets
DTN Closing Grain Comments Grain Rally Pauses 10/30 1:41PM
All three grains closed lower Thursday with the biggest drop coming in soybeans after Wednesday's big gains. All three grains have traded higher for four weeks, but are probably due for a pause while harvest continues to advance.
Weather
Rain Friday for Eastern Midwest Areas 10/30 2:51PM
Friday will bring rain to several areas. Southern Texas and the interior Pacific Northwest will see some, and areas of the eastern Midwest will see some rain and possibly snow.
Crops
Dealing with Diplodia Ear Rots Could Complicate Harvest 10/17 3:23PM
After the latest spate of wet, cool weather in parts of the Midwest, plant pathologists are urging growers to scout and be prepared to manage ear rots like Diplodia during harvest and in storage.
Enlist Duo Approved Ten Additional States to Come
To Catch a (Silent) Thief Sample for SCN Before Selecting Seed
Crop Tech Corner Armyworms Deploy Chemical Weapons; Plant-Based Fuels Get a Boost
Livestock
Year-Round Cow Forage the Foundation of Operation's Fetal Programming Focus 10/27 10:23AM
Kelly Smith believes fetal programming through good nutrition for dams yields better steers and heifers.
Angus Sisterhood The Beef Business is in the Genes
USDA: Record Corn, Soy Production USDA Sees Corn Yield at 174.2 BPA, Beans at 47.1 BPA
Ask The Vet New Flea and Tick Products Available
Land Management
CWA Rule Pressure State: 'Law Creates More Confusion' 10/27 1:04PM
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the proposed Clean Water Act rule and wait for completion of connectivity science work.
Farm Investors Welcome Stock Markets Open Door to Land Pools
What's a Soybean Worth? Industry Considering Composition-Based Pricing System
Bagging a Big Crop Some Turn to Grain Bags In Face of Record Crops
Farm Business
Cash Will Be King Time to Get Finances in Order 10/24 1:47PM
Years of $6-and-up corn couldn't last forever. Some proactive grain farmers are bolstering their finances now to minimize tough seasons ahead.
Farm Bill Contingency Plans Closer Call on ARC-PLC Tradeoffs
Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
USDA Rolls Out APH Exclusion Farmers Who Have Faced Disaster With Spring Crops Could See Insurance Benefits
Equipment
Russ' Vintage Iron A Look at Farm Life Nearly 100 Years Ago 10/27 1:04PM
DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
Polaris Combat Vehicle Polaris Defense Builds New Combat Vehicle
Vintage Harvest Equipment
One of THOSE Days
Ag Policy
COOL Appeal Likely in 2015 Backlog at WTO May Mean a U.S. Appeal Won't Come Until January 10/27 3:28PM
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said the U.S. might not file an appeal of the country-of-origin labeling case until January because the WTO already has a backlog of appeals.
Sustainable Fertilizer Work Supply Chain Goals Connect Corporate Sustainability Goals, 4Rs
USDA Rolls Out APH Exclusion Farmers Who Have Faced Disaster With Spring Crops Could See Insurance Benefits
Ebola Hits West Africa Hard Virus Not Only Causes Panic, But Guts Food Production in Liberia, Sierra Leone
Farm Life
Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl How Do We Deduct Losses on Futures Contracts? 10/27 1:02PM
Readers ask if they can offset futures losses against cattle income, roll hedges forward tax-free and trade a ranch for an REIT.
Ranch Hands Families Build Income From Trail Rides, Roundups, Real-Life Horsemanship
Woodbury: Farm Family Business Make-or-Break Decisions: Gift or Sell?
View From the Cab Iowa, Florida Farmers in Top of the Ninth Inning in Fall Harvest Continues in Florida
Featured Column
Kub's Den More Grain Market Math 10/29 8:13AM
Here's part two of our farm-life math test. How mathy are you?
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Ask the Vet New Flea and Tick Products Available 10/27 10:49AM
Why isn't my flea and tick control for dogs working?