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Correctly designing ag contracts can profoundly affect market profitability. (DTN photo illustration by Elaine Kub
Kub's Den
10/26/2016 | 6:30 AM CDT
Soybeans were one of several crops allegedly damaged this summer when farmers sprayed herbicide products containing dicamba. (Photo courtesy of Aaron Hager, University of Illinois)
EPA Probes Dicamba Use
10/25/2016 | 7:20 AM CDT
Among the top 10 consumers of poultry in the world, the chart above shows the strongest demand growth coming from Sub-Saharan Africa and India as rising living standards allow more people to enjoy this affordable protein. The ramifications are bullish for grain demand as more feed will be needed (Source: OECD Meat Consumption data).
Todd's Take
10/25/2016 | 7:26 AM CDT
This map from Cook Political Report shows the various rankings of Senate races across the country and the likelihood they could change parties. (Graphic courtesy of Cook Political Report)
Senate Races and Ag Policy
10/25/2016 | 9:14 AM CDT
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  3. A Chicken in Every Pot

  4. Forecasts Project Control of Senate Could Flip

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