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Nebraska: Cargill Invests $18 Mln to Increase Storage, Unload Capability for Gibbon Growers

Nebraska: Cargill Invests $18 Mln to Increase Storage, Unload Capability for Gibbon Growers

👤From a Press Release 🕔Aug 22, 2017

A multi-million dollar project to upgrade the Cargill grain facility in Gibbon, Neb., is underway. Once complete, growers will have access to an additional 2 million bushels of upright grain storage space and an increased unload capacity of 65,000 bushels

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Wheat Harvest: Midwest, Plains Drought Harms Yield and Quality – DTN

Wheat Harvest: Midwest, Plains Drought Harms Yield and Quality – DTN

👤By Mary Kennedy, DTN Basis Analyst 🕔Aug 22, 2017

As the U.S. spring wheat harvest nears the halfway point, producers from around the Upper Midwest and Northern Plains are reporting a wide range of yields, protein levels and grain quality issues. For this week’s column, I talked to several

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DTN Grain Close: More New Lows in Corn and Wheat

DTN Grain Close: More New Lows in Corn and Wheat

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔Aug 22, 2017

One last day of rain around the central and eastern Midwest was enough to take December corn down to $3.60, near last year’s August low. Chicago and K.C. wheat posted new contract lows while December Minneapolis wheat fell to its

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DTN Grain Midday: Soybeans Showing Strength

DTN Grain Midday: Soybeans Showing Strength

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Aug 22, 2017

Mixed trade at midday, soybeans are showing the most strength. CORN Corn trade is 1 to 2 cents lower at midday in quiet trade with trade seeing spillover from the soft wheat trade and a lack of any exciting revelations

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DTN Grain Open: Quiet Early Rally

DTN Grain Open: Quiet Early Rally

👤By Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst 🕔Aug 22, 2017

6:00 a.m. CME Globex: December corn was 1 cent higher, November soybeans were 4 cents higher, and December Chicago (SRW) wheat was 1 cent higher. CME Globex Recap: Markets are back normal early Tuesday morning with no celestial happening to

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DTN Grain Close: Scattered Showers Send Markets Lower

DTN Grain Close: Scattered Showers Send Markets Lower

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔Aug 21, 2017

Corn and soybeans closed lower as widely scattered showers brought help to row crops around the central and western Midwest on Monday. Chicago and K.C. wheat fell to new contract lows and continue to have a difficult time finding support

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DTN Grain Midday: Wheat, Corn Lead Lower

DTN Grain Midday: Wheat, Corn Lead Lower

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Aug 21, 2017

Trade is lower at midday, led by wheat and corn. CORN Corn trade is 4 to 5 cents lower at midday to open the week with trade chopping lower as rain works across Iowa this morning, and with crop tours

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DTN Grain Open: Eclipse or No, Markets Still Low

DTN Grain Open: Eclipse or No, Markets Still Low

👤By Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst 🕔Aug 21, 2017

6:00 a.m. CME Globex: December corn was 3 cents lower, November soybeans were 5 cents lower, and December Chicago (SRW) wheat was 2 cents lower. CME Globex Recap: Anticipation for Monday’s celestial phenomenon didn’t change the mood in grain and

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Louisiana Flood, 2016: Apply for Crop Loss Grant, Deadline Aug. 31

Louisiana Flood, 2016: Apply for Crop Loss Grant, Deadline Aug. 31

👤By Kurt Guidry, LSU AgCenter 🕔Aug 18, 2017

The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) recently announced the availability of the 2016 Louisiana Farm Recovery Grant Program.  This program is designed to provide financial assistance to agricultural producers that suffered economic losses associated with the two flooding

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Wheat: Texas Researchers Find Leaf Wax Makes a Difference in Drought-Tolerance

Wheat: Texas Researchers Find Leaf Wax Makes a Difference in Drought-Tolerance

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Aug 18, 2017

Looking at leaves to peer into the future might seem the stuff of superstition, but is actually the essence of research conducted by scientists from Texas A&M AgriLife and the University of Southern California. “Our study was based on observations

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