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In less than a week, both the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate passed H.R. 5883, the Technical and Clarifying Amendments to the Packers and Stockyards Act of 2016. (DTN/Progressive Farmer photo)
Changing History
9/30/2016 | 11:19 AM CDT
Because federal crop insurance adjusts to current commodity prices, coverage for a typical dryland Kansas corn grower could tumble from $678 per acre in 2013 to $448 per acre in 2017, KSU's Allen Featherstone estimates. (Graph courtesy KSU)
Farm Risk Exposure Grows
9/29/2016 | 2:33 PM CDT
China announced it was set to impose anti-subsidy duties against distillers grains imported from the United States. (Photo courtesy of Charles Staff)
China Targets US Subsidies
9/29/2016 | 11:20 AM CDT
The House passed a waterways bill late Wednesday that includes funds for lock and dam repair. (Photo courtesy USACE Louisville District)
House Passes Waterways Bill
9/29/2016 | 6:42 AM CDT
  1. Corn, Soybean Stocks Reflect Strong Fourth-Quarter Demand

  2. Update to Packers and Stockyards Act Passes Congress

  3. Ag's Incredible Shrinking Safety Net

  4. China to Impose Duties on Distillers Grain Imports From US

  5. The Bill Includes Key Lock, Dam Priorities for Ag Exports

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The U.S. forecast model (and others) have Pacific Ocean temperatures at a very weak La Nina level through late winter, and then actually warming through next spring and summer. (NOAA graphic by Scott Kemper)

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