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Shaw: Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Thu Apr 17, 2014 10:43 AM CDT

When is a price not a price? Is there a difference between volume and liquidity? Whatever happened to the "Pinstriped Pirates" in the grain markets? How many sheep do I have to sell today and does the price of sheep make any sense? Add high frequency trading into the mix and you get a myriad of opinions of what true price discovery is. I just want to sell my corn for $6, so sue me.

For those of us who farm in southwestern Ontario, these questions must just seem so far out there. In my area we have being growing ...

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