The Market's Fine Print
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Mon Apr 27, 2015 01:36 PM CDT

I think it was Tennyson (and Wikipedia agrees) who once waxed "In the spring a young man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love." How true, Lord Alfred, how true.

Granted, the used car dealer might find it necessary to give the odometer quite the reverse spin before pushing me on the lot. Yet I remain frisky enough to at least sniff-out the sexy scent of spring when she first sashays down the seasonal aisle.

Greening grass, budding lilacs, flowering fruit trees, whirling corn planters, new born calves, frolicking heifers, sleek bulls snorting at the gate ... yes, love is ...

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