Shaw: Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Fri Dec 19, 2014 11:51 AM CST

The days are growing very short here in southwestern Ontario. Corn is still coming off across the province, but with each day of relatively good weather, even that is starting to wind down. Who knew? After one of the most difficult falls in recent memory, the first three weeks of December made for tremendous harvest weather. It certainly tried my patience. I'm just glad the year 2014 is almost behind me.

As I look back, 2014 had many surprises for us but I think the October/November grain rally was one of the biggest. Of course in Ontario, this was accentuated ...

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