Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Mon Aug 26, 2013 02:45 PM CDT

I am leveling land these days. It is one of my favorite jobs. There's not a lot of time pressure at this time of year and I can sit in my tractor and listen to satellite radio through my noise-canceling headphones. Almost 100% of the time I am locked and loaded on the business channels coming out of the United States. I simply enjoy all of the economic bickering.

So last Thursday, when stock trading was stopped on the NASDAQ exchange, there was a little bit of paralysis going through the market. Analysts were getting panicky and people were talking ...

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