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Cheri Zagurski DTN Managing Editor
Tue Aug 19, 2014 11:31 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- School is back in session, many county and even some state fairs have come and gone and the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour is in full swing.

Where did summer go?

Although these things make it "feel" like fall is here, the calendar says we officially still have a few weeks of summer left.

With USDA's latest Crop Progress report putting the nation's corn crop at 70% in the dough stage and 22% dented and soybeans at 95% blooming and 83% setting pods, it's starting to feel like there isn't too much that can happen from here ...

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