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Farm Bill Heads to President’s Desk with Strong Congressional Support – DTN   12-14


Farm Bill Passes Senate, Includes 11 Major Points – DTN   12-13


Dicamba Rules: Patchwork of State Cut-Off Dates Confusing – DTN   12-14


Hubbs on Grain: Soybean Export Potential in 2018-19   12-11


Trade Aid: White House Delays 2nd Round of Payments – DTN   12-12


Soybeans: What States Have Exceptional Yield Trends? 12-12


Stamps Farm Fraud Case – New Indictments – DTN   12-11


Wheat: Global Production Declines on Weather Problems in Australia, Russia   12-14


Family Farm: 4 Key Elements for Successful Transitions - DTN  12-12


USDA Reports Summary – Corn, Soybeans Largely Unchanged – DTN   12-12


Year End Tax Planning – 13 Points for Ag Producers 12-11


Farm Business: Assessing Financial Management Skills   12-11


Clean Water Act: Dryland Excluded if New WOTUS Rule Passes – DTN  12-11


Upper Mississippi River Barges Head South for Winter – DTN   12-12




PhytoGen Releases Full Enlist Portfolio for 2019 12-7


Deltapine Brand Cotton Announces New Class of 19 Cotton Varieties   12-10




Rice Market: Final 2018 WASDE Report Increases Medium Grain Exports   12-14


Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   12-14


Rice: Domestic Production Rising, Imports Decreasing   12-14


Shurley on Cotton: The Problems and the Possibilities   12-14


Moving Grain: Upper Mississippi River Navigation Season Ends   12-14


DDGS, Grains Sales Top $400Mln At 2018 Export Exchange   12-12


World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged   12-12


Ag Trade: How Were U.S. Exports in 2018?   12-11


USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   12-11


Thompson on Cotton: Trade Uncertainties Make for Wild Market Ride   12-10




Biofuels to House: Octane Idea a Dud – DTN   12-14


Gas Prices Drop Below Last Year’s Levels, Diesel Still a Quarter Higher   12-12  




DTN Fertilizer Outlook: Domestic Prices Lower in Short-Term   12-14


DTN Fertilizer Outlook: Global Phosphorus Faces Supply Issues   12-11


Global Potash Demand is Changing – DTN   12-14




California Almonds: What Is the Proper Way to Prune a Tree?   12-14




Georgia Pecans: Growers Must Adapt to An Evolving Industry   12-14


Oklahoma Pecan Prices: Harvest Mostly Complete, Extremely Light Deliveries   12-14


Texas Pecan Prices: Mostly Steady with Good Demand   12-14


Western Regions Pecan Prices: Down on Variable Quality   12-14


Louisiana Pecan Prices: Quality, Yield Concerns Keeping Prices Low   12-14


Georgia Pecan Prices: Active Demand but Low Volume   12-14




Cotton: USDA Loans Available to Help Offset Delayed Ginning   12-14


Drought Monitor Weekly: Mostly Wet for Southeast, Southwest   12-14


Pennsylvania: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Flood   12-10


Kentucky: 16 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Excessive Rain, Flooding   12-10


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Arkansas Corn: Ties 4th Highest Yield Despite Cool, Wet Start; Sorghum Hits Average   12-14


Arkansas: Rice, Soybeans Faced Tough Weather Challenges in 2018   12-14


Tennessee: Corn Referendum Passes   12-14


Mississippi: Free Soybean Cyst Nematode Testing Available   12-12


Mississippi Soybeans: 2019 Variety Suggestions   12-11


Nebraska Corn: Post-Harvest Residue Removal – Podcast   12-11




South Carolina: Ag Outlook Strong; Weather, Trade Affecting Cotton, Soybeans   12-14


Arkansas: Peanut Top 20K Acres for 3rd Year   12-14


Georgia: Dicamba Label Changes – Protecting Endangered Species   12-14


Georgia: Dicamba Label Lives On, But…   12-12


Mississippi Cotton: Varietal Susceptibility to Bacterial Blight   12-11




Global Markets: Rice – Nigeria a Significant Global Importer   12-11


Global Markets: Wheat – 2018/19 HRW Exports Behind Pace, Expected to Improve   12-11


Global Markets: Coarse Grains – China’s Exports of Corn-Based Products Rise   12-11


Global Markets: Oilseeds – Strong Brazilian Soybean Sales Expected to Slow Rebound in Argentine Exports   12-11


Global Markets: Cotton – China’s State Reserve Stocks Down; When Will Imports Pick Up?   12-11


WASDE Cotton: Increased Domestic Production, Ending Stocks   12-11


WASDE Oilseeds: U.S. Soybean Numbers Unchanged   12-11


WASDE Rice: Higher U.S. Exports Offset Increased Imports   12-11


WASDE Coarse Grains: Lower Domestic Corn Demand   12-11


WASDE Wheat: Reduced U.S. Exports, Higher Ending Stocks   12-11


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