NEWS
The Good, The Bad, The Wet
Cheri Zagurski DTN Managing Editor
Thu Jul 3, 2014 11:43 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- There's nothing like a government report that says plenty of acres of corn and even more of beans were planted and the subsequent market plunge to make a farmer lift his eyes to the skies and wail, "Why?!"

Especially if those skies have been gray and rainy and parts of his fields, although planted, are currently under water and eventual harvest of said planted areas is a theoretical crap shoot.

Where USDA data and weather reality collide is where we find some of our reader consultant group this week. As John Moore, of Manhattan, Ill., put it, ...

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