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EPA finalized a rule Thursday that allows fuels produced using canola and rapeseed oils to qualify for the Renewable Fuel Standard. (DTN file photo)
Posted by Todd Neeley

EPA finalized a rule that allows for the use of canola and rapeseed oils to produce renewable diesel, jet fuel, heating oil, naphtha and liquefied petroleum gas, to qualify for Renewable Fuel Standard credits.

World & Policy

Posted by Liubov Georges

Oil futures nearest delivery on the New York Mercantile Exchange and Brent crude on the Intercontinental Exchange shifted higher in early trading Monday.

Farm Life

Blogger Meredith Bernard considers herself a walking, talking oxymoron but says what words help her embrace the middle. (DTN/Progressive Farmer photo by Meredith Bernard)

Blogger Meredith Bernard shares a contradictory statement of only 10 words that can provide a life lesson.

What DTN Is Watching

Back from the weekend, traders will be reading about the outcome of OPEC's Sunday meeting and checking out the latest weather forecasts, especially in South America where Argentina needs rain. A report of U.S. factory orders in October is due out at 9 a.m. CST, followed by USDA's weekly report of export inspections at 10 a.m. There will be no more Crop Progress reports until next spring.


An old front across the Tennessee Valley will produce scattered showers throughout the day. Another front moving down through the northern states will produce some showers as well. Temperatures will be mild for most of the country despite the fronts, except down across the South where temperatures will rise well above normal.