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Dec Chicago wheat at $3.97 on Monday, Aug. 29, is 29% below USDA's estimated cost of production (excluding land expense), the most unprofitable price wheat has seen in over three decades. (Source: DTN's Todd Hultman and USDA wheat cost data)
Todd's Take
8/30/2016 | 6:26 AM CDT
Minnesota's Department of Agriculture is trying to ensure that farmers first prove their pest problems before they can use seeds treated with neonicotinoids on their operations. (DTN photo by Pamela Smith)
Neonic Troubles Continue
8/30/2016 | 9:15 AM CDT
Many of the young farmers attending Farm Credit Mid-America's Know-to-Grow program hold jobs in town or diversify outside grain to help stabilize their incomes. (DTN photo by Marcia Taylor)
Farm Credit Concessions
8/30/2016 | 11:06 AM CDT
(DTN photo illustration by Nick Scalise)
USDA Weekly Crop Progress
8/29/2016 | 3:37 PM CDT
A Canadian Pacific train heads into St. Paul, Minnesota, along the Mississippi River. (DTN photo by Mary Kennedy)
Cash Market Moves
8/29/2016 | 11:39 AM CDT
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  5. Will Railroads Keep Up During Harvest in US and Canada?

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New products and new sales pitches are ubiquitous at farm shows. Both demonstrate trends in the industry because they indicate what manufacturers believe farmers are in the mood to buy. DTN/The Progressive Farmer photo by Jim Patrico)

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