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Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Fri Jun 21, 2013 03:01 PM CDT

Vacation: Relaxation, reflection, contemplation. Sometimes time away is just what one needs to recharge his batteries. This last week I was able to walk away from the world of markets, turn the Blackberry off, for the most part, and listen each morning to the sound of a river rushing by the little place we were staying. Relaxing? Unquestionably. The quiet solitude of those mornings with nothing but the sounds of nature and a hot cup of coffee also led to a great deal of thinking about one's role in the grand scheme of things. I know, farmers seldom have the ...

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