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Newsom on the Market
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Fri May 3, 2013 10:47 AM CDT

With all due respect to soybeans and wheat, we are once again reminded that agriculture remains corn's domain and all other markets are mere serfs. Signs that the U.S. is running out of soybeans? So what? Corn is almost as tight. Freezing conditions continue to hammer the hard red winter wheat crop? Who cares? It continues to snow over much of the Corn Belt in May. So settle in as I add my two cents to the cacophony of opinions regarding corn.

The most commonly asked question these days is, "Doesn't the market care about the snow across the Corn ...

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