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Shaw: Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Fri Jun 13, 2014 07:08 AM CDT

It is that time of year where I get to sit back a bit and reflect. Planting ended for me last Friday after a hair-raising run from the first corn seed I planted until the last soybean ran down the seat tube. It was a very late start to planting in southwestern Ontario, but weather has been very benign lately. Unlike last year where I planted one field three times, I'm hoping this year all the soybeans get up through the ground without a fight.

So it is very good for me to have that all done but at the ...

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