DEAR EDITOR: I am 48 years old. Some of the market analysts say corn will be $3 next year and $2 the year after and forever unprofitable for as long as I keep farming. Please tell me the truth; will I ever make money growing crops again?
115 WEST NINETY-FIFTH STREET, SPRINGFIELD, IOWA
VIRGIL, your little friends are wrong. They have been affected by the skepticism of a skeptical age. They do not believe except what they see.
In their defense, what there has been to see in the all-important corn market in 2013 hasn't been pretty, and ...