NEWS
Newsom on the Market
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Fri Oct 11, 2013 01:41 PM CDT

Let's face it: Watson -- computer driven, noncommercial traders -- is starving for headlines to feed off of. The darkened windows showing nothing but a "Closed" sign on the James L. Whitten Building (home of USDA) in Washington, D.C., have driven most of this group of traders to the sidelines the last couple of weeks, antsy for when information will start moving again.

That is until Friday. A leaked memo revealed EPA was interested in reducing the ethanol mandate across the board, including corn-based ethanol. If true, this would confirm the darkest fears of the corn market bull that the ...

Quick View
  • The New Dicamba At an event exhibiting the company's soon-to-arrive Dicamba-tolerant soybean trait, Monsanto repr...
  • Rates Too Low Too Long Discounted interest rates have led to unintended consequences in land values, a shortage of funds...
  • Center Pivots Take a Beating Severe storms in mid-June have damaged hundreds of center pivot irrigation systems in Nebraska al...
  • "Easy Money Times Over" Feeding the world population won't be as hard as expected over the next decade some experts forec...
  • A Hunger for High-Tech The Gruhlkey brothers of Wildorado, Texas, are using technology and thoughtful cropping choices t...
  • Clearing the Air EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy told a group of agribusiness representatives that her agency want...
  • No More Outlaw Vets Veterinarians can start breathing a little easier now when they go to work, without the fear that...
  • Ask the Vet My vet diagnosed anaplaz and I've never heard of that.
Related News Stories
Fight Foliar Diseases
Corn Reports Rosy
Weathering the Drought
Corn's Hidden Highways
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
Now Ear This
Exporters Report Corn Sales
Corn Index Closes Below $4
Corn Index Could Close Below $4
Kub's Den