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Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Fri Dec 21, 2012 06:38 PM CST

Last month, I marked the 26th year of writing this column, "Under the Agridome". In fact, it is my 18th year of writing this column for DTN and for all of that I am truly thankful.

It is so different now than it was way back in 1986. Back then, President Ronald Reagan was in office and so was Prime Minister Brian Mulroney. It was a world before biofuel and one constructed on the U.S. Farm Bill and European Common Agricultural Policy.

One constant in those 26 years has been Christmas. Each Christmas, I like to look back and tell ...

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