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ELEC. CORN[10] Mar-15 411'2 0'6 414'2 408'4
Dec-15 434'2 -0'6 437'6 432'4
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] Jan-15 1037'0 6'4 1042'2 1025'2
Nov-15 1022'2 4'6 1026'0 1013'0
ELEC. WHEAT[10] Mar-15 624'6 -7'4 644'4 621'0
Dec-15 645'2 -5'4 659'2 641'0
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] Mar-15 656'2 -9'6 677'6 655'2
Dec-15 683'2 -7'4 701'6 683'2
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] Mar-15 644'6 -3'4 659'6 641'0
Dec-15 670'4 -2'0 683'0 669'4
LIVE CATTLE[10] Dec-14 161.850s 1.100 162.100 161.275
Feb-15 160.825s 0.725 161.400 160.250
FEEDER CATTLE[10] Jan-15 220.500s 0.350 221.300 220.000
Mar-15 218.975s 1.000 219.200 218.225
MILK CLASS III[10] Dec-14 17.71s -0.02 --- ---
Feb-15 15.83s 0.08 --- ---
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] Mar-15 62.12 1.23 62.14 60.46
May-15 62.55 1.20 62.56 61.03
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 1:27 PM CST    *Quotes are in market time.
Delay is indicated in brackets.
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DTN Midday Grain Comments Grain Trading Mostly Quiet at Midday 12/22 11:22AM
Grain trade is flat to higher at midday with light chart buying.
Weather
Rain, Snow Monday in Northern Areas 12/22 5:59AM
The Northern Plains and northern areas of the Midwest will see light rain and snow today. Areas of the Southeast and Northwest will see light precip. Dry elsewhere.
Crops
Xtend Moves Forward Dicamba-Tolerant Traits Near Full Deregulation 12/12 4:51PM
USDA has issued its final environmental impact statement recommending full deregulation of Monsanto's dicamba-tolerant cotton and soybean trait. Now the company awaits EPA registration of the trait's corresponding herbicides.
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Culling Payback Cutting Out Second Chances
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Land Management
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No Agreement on Tax Extenders Senator Says Tax Breaks Important for Economy, but White House Differs 12/1 10:22AM
White House spokesman Josh Earnest on Monday said in his daily briefing that the White House would "strongly oppose" a tax package for corporations, but not specific tax breaks for businesses. Sen. Charles Grassley called the tax-extenders package an important measure to help businesses and the economy.
A Machine Shed's Second Life Father, Son Give 1970s Shop a Spacious Redesign
Used Equipment Prices to Fall?
Russian Economic Sanctions Deere Exec: International Sanctions Forcing Russia to Modernize Ag
Ag Policy
Congress Reaches Funding Deal One Provision Would Block USDA From Creating New Beef Checkoff 12/10 9:12AM
The overall Agriculture Department and related agencies bill would cost $20.5 billion for fiscal year 2015, a congressional aide said, down from $20.8 billion in 2014. One provision would prevent USDA from creating a new beef checkoff.
EPA Still Plans Final WOTUS Chief McCarthy 'Not Unhappy' With Congressional Policy Riders
Senate Passes Tax Extenders Bill Goes to President as Congress Closes Shop for the Year
Elections Won't Soften TPP Issues Japan Unlikely to Alter Trade Stance
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Agriculture colleges are ignoring courses that tomorrow's farm operators will need to manage bigger, more complex businesses.
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