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KSU economist Allen Featherstone worries that his state's farm incomes reflect more stress than USDA's national forecasts, in part because grain producers have failed to slash production costs enough to meet revenue shortfalls. (Source: KSU)
Bloated Expenses Weigh on Profits
9/27/2016 | 1:02 PM CDT
The chart above shows that January soybean oil's share of total crush value has rebounded from an unusually low level of less than 30% in June to a more normal current level of 36.7%. (Source: DTN ProphetX)
Todd's Take
9/27/2016 | 6:17 AM CDT
A House committee is asking questions about federal funds given to the IARC. (Logo courtesy of the World Health Organization)
Cancer Research Questioned
9/27/2016 | 6:58 AM CDT
A federal court struck down a change to a federal standard that would have tightened regulation on anhydrous ammonia. (DTN file photo by Elaine Shein)
NH3 Reg Rejected
9/26/2016 | 11:29 AM CDT
(DTN photo illustration by Nick Scalise)
USDA Weekly Crop Progress
9/26/2016 | 3:27 PM CDT
  1. Costs Fail to Match Plunge in Revenues

  2. Soybean Oil on the Rise

  3. House Committee Looks Into International Cancer Agency

  4. Court Strikes Down OSHA Action on Anhydrous Ammonia

  5. Corn, Soybean Harvests Lag Average Pace

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