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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
(DTN photo illustration by Nick Scalise)
USDA Weekly Crop Progress
10/24/2016 | 3:16 PM CDT
A bumper crop leads to piles of grain on the ground, but regulations limit to emergency storage to three months. (DTN file photo by Nick Scalise)
Cash Market Moves
10/24/2016 | 11:42 AM CDT
  1. Federal Search Warrants Issued in Missouri

  2. A Chicken in Every Pot

  3. Forecasts Project Control of Senate Could Flip

  4. Report Neutral for Corn, Soybeans; Bearish Wheat

  5. What's a Farmer to do With a Bumper Crop?

Featured Perspectives

Washington Insider-- Tuesday

Canada Markets

The Canadian dollar fell for a fourth consecutive session on Monday, while breaking below the lower-end of a downward sloping channel in place since the December contract's April 29 high. The middle-study points to the stochastic momentum indicators which show the price nearing oversold territory, while the lower study shows non-commercial traders or investors holding the largest net-short position in the Canadian dollar since late March. (DTN graphic by Scott R Kemper)

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