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Todd's Take
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Tue Sep 23, 2014 06:25 AM CDT

At $3.02 a bushel, DTN's National Index of cash corn prices is at its lowest level in over four years and will not be enough to leave a profit for many producers, especially if they are paying to rent farm ground. As my son mentioned to me earlier this year, it seems odd that a person can do everything right -- meaning take care of the soil, plant the crop according to specs, apply all the chemicals, pray for rain and actually get good weather -- only to get punished by prices in the fall that take the reward out ...

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