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The U.S. Department of Justice has agreed not to seek the maximum penalty against Minnesota farmer who pled guilty to crop insurance fraud. (Photo by Tim Evanson, cc-by-sa-2.0)
Posted by Todd Neeley

The U.S. Department of Justice has agreed to not seek the maximum penalty against northwest Minnesota farmer Kevan Jon Nelson following a guilty plea in a crop insurance fraud case.

World & Policy

Posted by Liubov Georges

Oil futures nearest delivery on the New York Mercantile Exchange and Brent crude traded on the Intercontinental Exchange settled Monday's session flat to higher.

Farm Life

Farmers Kellie Blair of Dayton, Iowa, and Ryan Wieck, of Umbarger, Texas, are reporting on crop conditions and agricultural topics throughout the 2021 growing season as part of DTN's View From the Cab series.
Posted by Pamela Smith

Supply chain issues are changing how DTN's View From the Cab farmers are sizing up everything from fertility needs to what they plant in 2022.

What DTN Is Watching

The final full week of October begins with traders keeping up with the latest weather forecasts and pausing at 8 a.m. CDT for a possible export sale announcement. USDA's weekly report of grain export inspections is due out at 10 a.m. CDT, followed by Crop Progress at 3 p.m.


Moderate to heavy rain fell across good portions of the Corn Belt over the weekend and continues over eastern areas on Monday. A system in the West which has been producing flooding over drought areas will continue to slide through western states as well, before emerging into the Plains on Tuesday.