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DTN Grain Open: Green Light for Commodities

DTN Grain Open: Green Light for Commodities

👤By Todd Hultman DTN Analyst 🕔Jan 19, 2018

6:00 a.m. CME Globex: March corn was up 1 1/2 cents, March soybeans were up 3 1/2 cents, and March Chicago (SRW) wheat was up 1 cent. CME Globex Recap: Except for modest losses in energies, the rest of the

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Drought Monitor Weekly: Rain in Some Areas but Severe Drought Building in SE and MW, Plains

Drought Monitor Weekly: Rain in Some Areas but Severe Drought Building in SE and MW, Plains

👤Edited by Ernst Undesser, AgFax Web Editor, with Information from Brian Fuchs, National Drought Mitigation Center 🕔Jan 18, 2018

Summary A significant weather system impacted the lower Mississippi Valley and pushed northeast into the Ohio River Valley and the Northeast. The active pattern over the Pacific Northwest and northern Rocky Mountains continued, bringing much-needed rain and snow to these

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Tennessee: 7 Dicamba Training Sessions Next Week

Tennessee: 7 Dicamba Training Sessions Next Week

👤By Ginger Rowsey, University of Tennessee 🕔Jan 18, 2018

Here’s a look at Dicamba training opportunities over the next seven days:

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Moving Grain: Dec. Stocks Highest in 30 Years; Weather Continues to Disrupt River Traffic

Moving Grain: Dec. Stocks Highest in 30 Years; Weather Continues to Disrupt River Traffic

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 18, 2018

December Grain Stocks: Highest in Past 30 Years Among the many USDA reports published last week (including the January World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report and the latest monthly World Markets and Trade reports from the Foreign Agricultural Service),

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NAFTA: Ag Coalition Stresses Importance of Trade to Trump Administration – DTN

NAFTA: Ag Coalition Stresses Importance of Trade to Trump Administration – DTN

👤By Chris Clayton, DTN Ag Policy Editor 🕔Jan 18, 2018

Fearful about the prospect of seeing NAFTA derailed, more than 30 ag-related business groups have come together to create Americans for Farmers & Families, a coalition focused on stressing the importance of the free-trade agreement to President Donald Trump, his

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DTN Retail Fertilizer: Poll Says Many Farmers Purchased Early – DTN

DTN Retail Fertilizer: Poll Says Many Farmers Purchased Early – DTN

👤By Russ Quinn, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jan 18, 2018

Average retail fertilizer prices continued to shift higher the second week of January 2018, according to retailers surveyed by DTN. The good news for farmers facing higher fertilizer prices is a majority of farmers appear to have already purchased at

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DTN Grain Close: Drought Concerns Help Oats, Winter Wheat End Higher

DTN Grain Close: Drought Concerns Help Oats, Winter Wheat End Higher

👤From DTN 🕔Jan 18, 2018

March oats were up 5 1/2 cents and March K.C. wheat was up 2 1/2 cents Thursday after the U.S. Drought Monitor showed another week of dry conditions in the western and Southern Plains. March soybeans were up 4 1/4

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DTN Grain Midday: Wheat, Soybeans Trending Higher

DTN Grain Midday: Wheat, Soybeans Trending Higher

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Jan 18, 2018

Soybeans and wheat are firmer, corn near unchanged at midday. CORN Corn trade is fractionally lower at midday with trade working to consolidate the gains from yesterday. The weekly ethanol report showed production at 6.53% higher, with stocks .11% higher

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Farm Growth: How to Evaluate the Options – 6 Criteria

Farm Growth: How to Evaluate the Options – 6 Criteria

👤By Michael Langemeier and Michael Boehlje, Purdue University Ag Economists 🕔Jan 18, 2018

There are numerous motivations for farms to expand their businesses. Even in today’s environment of tight margins, many farms are exploring expansion options. When exploring these options, it is important to address key questions pertaining to the farm’s strategy. A

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China Pays More for Brazilian Soybeans; Shuns U.S. Inventory – DTN

China Pays More for Brazilian Soybeans; Shuns U.S. Inventory – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman, DTN Analyst 🕔Jan 18, 2018

As we head into 2018, one of the news stories gaining momentum is the approach of an impending trade war with China. The threat has been long anticipated as President Donald Trump made it clear during his campaign that he

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