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Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Fri Jun 7, 2013 10:38 AM CDT

Thank goodness for auto-steer or some other computerized device that can take over the task of getting the tractor from one end of the field to the other while the farmer is preoccupied with an endless stream of market information. This past week was a classic example, for those lucky enough to get back in the fields after the deluge across the Midwest the previous week. Every day seemed to bring something new to ruminate about, worry about, or "tweet" about, all while trying to keep planted rows straight.

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