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Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Fri Jan 31, 2014 08:17 AM CST

It is hard to believe that the end of January is already upon us. Tomorrow (Saturday) the calendar page turns to February, Sunday brings us the over-hyped and discussed to the point of nausea Super Bowl, and more importantly Punxsutawney Phil's annual weather forecast. Just my opinion, but given this winter's series of Polar Vortexes, ol' Phil might just bite the hand that reaches in to drag him out of his nice, warm burrow.

As for the markets, the leader of the grain pack has quietly positioned itself for a major (long-term) change in trend. Take a look at corn's ...

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