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Todd's Take
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Tue Jul 22, 2014 06:14 AM CDT

It is an understatement to say that this has been a tough time for grain prices. Over the past two months, December corn has dropped 21%, November soybeans were down 11%, and September Chicago wheat was down 22%. More than just the amount that prices are down is the larger realization that many farm operations are steadily trickling from profitable to not. Other than the 71-cent nosedive in November soybeans that came after USDA released its acreage estimate on June 30, the declines have come in small, daily doses, like water torture... day after day.

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