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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
Western bean cutworm larvae feasting on a corn ear. The pest's populations are unusually high in the Midwest and Great Lakes this summer. (Photo courtesy Purdue University)
The Creepy Crawlies
7/26/2016 | 10:00 AM CDT
EPA plans to convene a scientific advisory panel on glyphosate in October. (DTN file photo)
Glyphosate Panelists Sought
7/26/2016 | 11:13 AM CDT
  1. Revenue Insurance Likely to Trigger Corn Payouts

  2. Hot, Hot, Hot

  3. Donchian Rules

  4. High Caterpillar Populations in Corn, Soybeans and Cotton

  5. Panel Scheduled to Meet in October


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