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Grain Rail Transportation Debated
Katie Micik DTN Markets Editor
Fri Aug 7, 2015 09:58 AM CDT

I've done a wee bit of driving over the past week. It started with a trip to see my sister in Springfield, Illinois. I left Omaha, drove south and cut across northern Missouri. On Monday I drove to Chicago for the Agricultural Transportation Summit, and on Wednesday took a straight shot back to Omaha across northern Illinois and central Iowa.

I drove more than 1,000 miles in the past week, and what I saw was all over the board. As for general observations, the best crop seems to be in Iowa. Corn had great color, height and consistency. There's lots ...

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