NEWS
Market Impact Weather
Elaine Shein Associate Managing Editor
Thu Aug 21, 2014 09:09 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- A heavy thunderstorm threat for the Northern Plains and Canadian Prairies, very hot weather continuing in the Midwest, cooler weather next week for the Southern Plains, and limited rain chances for India are the primary weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

POSSIBLE TROPICAL STORM DEVELOPING

A disturbance east of the southern Caribbean is being watched as a tropical storm that may be developing. The short-range track on anything that may form appears to be through the northeast Caribbean and towards the Bahamas. After that the track is more uncertain. A few models turn the system ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Year-Round Cow Kelly Smith believes fetal programming through good nutrition for dams yields better steers and h...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Cash Will Be King Years of $6-and-up corn couldn't last forever. Some proactive grain farmers are bolstering their ...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • COOL Appeal Likely in 2015 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said the U.S. might not file an appeal of the country-of-origin...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers ask if they can offset futures losses against cattle income, roll hedges forward tax-free...
  • Ranch Hands Two families take different approaches to building income from trail rides, roundups and real-lif...
  • Ask the Vet Why isn't my flea and tick control for dogs working?
Related News Stories
Rain, Snow Saturday in Eastern Midwest
DTN Ag Weather Brief
NWS River Stages
Rain, Snow around Great Lakes Friday
Rain Friday for Eastern Midwest Areas
Pattern for the Prairies
Rain for Areas of Midwest Thursday
World Wheat Moisture Issues
Daily Export Grain News
Canada, U.S. Mostly Dry Thursday