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Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Fri Jan 25, 2013 11:25 AM CST

Ten years ago, I came face-to-face with a Royal Bengal tiger. Long story short, I lived to tell about it, something most people don't do. At the time, I basically stumbled into the feeding ground of the tiger as I was viewing some of the wildlife in the Sundarban forest of southern Bangladesh, the largest mangrove forest in the world.

For those of you who have heard me speak on the grain markets, you know the story. "That tiger is back there telling all this friends, about the big white guy that got away!" Everybody laughs. So last week when ...

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