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Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Thu May 22, 2014 09:19 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Rainfall targeting the Western Corn Belt, and widespread late-week rain in the Southern Plains, are the primary weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

RAIN FOCUS IN WESTERN MIDWEST

The DTN ag weather forecast calls for Midwest rainfall to focus in the west and south during the next week. This allows for improved conditions for planting in the north and east areas. However, local storms Wednesday produced very heavy rainfall in parts of the east and this may cause local delays. Warm weather and adequate soil moisture will favor development of wheat and early-planted corn and ...

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