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At Chris Barron's Rowley, Iowa, farm, collaborators include young employees and older neighbors who lack family successors. (DTN file photo)
Team Farming - 1
7/27/2016 | 6:25 AM CDT
Harvesting a spring wheat field in Wilmot, South Dakota. Spring wheat harvest in parts of South Dakota began about six days ahead of the start of the Wheat Quality Council's 2016 Hard Spring Wheat and Durum Tour. (Photo by Aaron Frerichs, Wilmot, South Dakota)
Spring Wheat Tour 2016
7/26/2016 | 6:36 PM CDT
The Dec corn contract has plunged in price since RMA set spring price guarantees based on closes during the month of February. (DTN chart)
No Yield Loss Necessary
7/26/2016 | 11:00 AM CDT
This year's View From the Cab farmers are Chase Brown of Decatur, Illinois, and Jim Hoover of Newport, Pennsylvania. (Brown photo by Pam Smith; Hoover photo by Edwin Remsberg)
View From the Cab
7/26/2016 | 1:27 PM CDT
This chart shows hypothetical results of three trend-following rules, based on Richard Donchian's simple method. For corn, going long on a new 30-day high and short on a new 30-day low has been surprisingly profitable and far better than buy and hold results for December corn (Source: DTN Analyst Todd Hultman).
Todd's Take
7/26/2016 | 6:23 AM CDT
  1. United We Stand

  2. Day 1 Averages 43.1 BPA

  3. Revenue Insurance Likely to Trigger Corn Payouts

  4. Hot, Hot, Hot

  5. Donchian Rules

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