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Shaw: Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Fri Sep 19, 2014 07:44 AM CDT

In the next two weeks I hope to be starting in on harvest. Of course harvest represents many things, but at the end of the day, it represents transporting grain to an end user. In Western Canada and large parts of the U.S. farm belt that might be done by putting grain in transports and moving toward ports. In other areas like Southwestern Ontario, we still use gravity wagons to transfer to local elevators. There is nothing particularly sexy about grain transportation, but in essence, it's a key linchpin to a successful agricultural economy.

One of the most difficult aspects ...

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