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Contract Month Last Chg High Low
ELEC. CORN[10] Dec-14 373'2s 10'0 374'6 362'4
Dec-15 416'2s 9'2 417'2 406'2
ELEC. SOYBEANS[10] Jan-15 1020'4s 15'6 1022'2 1005'0
Nov-15 1004'4s 12'0 1006'0 992'0
ELEC. WHEAT[10] Dec-14 547'2s 9'4 548'0 532'0
Dec-15 585'0s 10'6 586'0 570'6
ELEC. HRW WHEAT[10] Dec-14 602'2s 16'0 603'0 583'4
Dec-15 635'4s 16'4 633'0 623'0
ELEC. HRS WHEAT[10] Dec-14 584'4s 13'0 585'0 570'0
Dec-15 629'6s 12'4 630'0 622'0
LIVE CATTLE[10] Dec-14 170.250s -0.575 170.800 169.950
Feb-15 171.825s -0.475 172.200 171.200
FEEDER CATTLE[10] Nov-14 240.425s -0.125 240.425 240.425
Jan-15 235.575s -1.525 235.800 235.500
MILK CLASS III[10] Nov-14 21.92s 0.15 --- ---
Jan-15 17.24s 0.03 --- ---
ELEC. COTTON # 2[10] Dec-14 58.54s -0.57 59.98 57.84
Mar-15 58.86s -0.24 59.88 58.74
Thu, Nov 20, 2014 5:04 PM CST    *Quotes are in market time.
Delay is indicated in brackets.
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DTN Closing Grain Comments Grains End Higher With Export Help 11/20 1:43PM
Corn and soybeans closed higher, helped by Thursday's export sales news and a conspicuous lack of selling activity. K.C. wheat closed higher after the Climate Prediction Center forecast worsening drought conditions in western Kansas and Oklahoma over the next three months.
Weather
Southern Rain, Great Lakes Snow Friday 11/20 2:15PM
Friday will see continued snow for the Great Lakes area and rain in the southeast Plains and Delta. Dry elsewhere.
Crops
Crop Tech Corner Orange Corn Combats Blindness; More Bt Beans on the Way 10/31 1:14PM
In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabilities, another Bt-soybean trait is deregulated in the U.S., and a government researcher is taking a closer look at frozen oats.
All Roughed Up Cut-Up Fields Face Compaction Repair
To Catch a (Silent) Thief Sample for SCN Before Selecting Seed
Diversity Is Word One Single Product Use Recipe for Resistance
Livestock
Strong Immunity Wins The Two-Week Window That Changes Everything 11/17 1:17PM
Two weeks after calving, cows lose body condition. But if she is short on nutrients, too, that drop-off can set off a chain reaction that's hard to stop.
Farm Groups Agree on Big Data Companies, Organizations Detail Principles for Protecting Farmer Information
Arctic Blast Worries Wheat Growers Experts: Too Early to Gauge Damage From Cold Snap
Ask The Vet When a Bull Goes Bad
Land Management
CWA Rule Pressure State: 'Law Creates More Confusion' 10/27 1:04PM
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the proposed Clean Water Act rule and wait for completion of connectivity science work.
Water in the Bank Water-Management Strategies Reduce Input Costs, Provide Insurance in Drought Years
Stretching a State's Waters Second Water Vision Draft Presented at Governor's Conference
Bagging a Big Crop Some Turn to Grain Bags In Face of Record Crops
Farm Business
Klinefelter: By the Numbers Quit the Country Bank-Farm Credit Feud 11/17 2:01PM
Farm lenders should halt their petty rivalry and focus on agriculture's best interest: Our nation needs both country banks and their Farm Credit cousins competing for rural borrowers.
Lenders on Alert Ag Bankers Prepare for Tough Times
Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
Costs Slow to Realign Spooky Forecasts for Grain Income
Equipment
Russ' Vintage Iron A Look at Farm Life Nearly 100 Years Ago 10/27 1:04PM
DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
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Ag Policy
GOP Picks Conaway as House Ag Chairman Two CPAs to Lead House Ag Committee 11/19 11:51AM
The House Republican Steering Committee on Tuesday selected Rep. Michael Conaway, R-Texas, as the chairman of the House Agriculture Committee in the next Congress. His election means that both top leaders on the House Agriculture Committee will be certified public accountants.
Ag Runoff Targeted Toledo Algal Bloom Puts Target on Agriculture Nutrients
Ag Pushes Tax Extenders Bill Grassley Says Negotiations on Tax Provisions Continue
RFS Delay Continues Ethanol Waits Post-Election
Farm Life
Head Start Pennsylvania Teen Looking to Expand Farm-to-Fork Business 11/17 10:33AM
A Pennsylvania teen has two years of a farm-to-fork business under his belt and is looking to expand.
Woodbury: Farm Family Business A Different Buffett Rule
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View From the Cab Iowa, Florida Farmers in Top of the Ninth Inning in Fall Harvest Continues in Florida
Featured Column
The Market's Fine Print Bushwhacked by Mother Nature 11/19 4:20PM
Once market expectations and psychology are hit for the first time with an extreme winter blast, it can take longer than you think to shake off the chill.
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Ask the Vet When a Bull Goes Bad 11/17 1:22PM
A warning about bull breeding soundness.