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Business & Inputs

Biofuels and agriculture groups Friday testified against an EPA proposal to extend Renewable Fuel Standard compliance deadlines for refiners. (DTN file photo by Nick Scalise)
Posted by Todd Neeley

Biofuels and agriculture groups told the EPA during a public hearing on Friday the agency needs to take a number of actions to get the Renewable Fuel Standard back on track.

World & Policy

President Joe Biden has pledged to make it "very, very difficult" for Russia's Vladimir Putin to take military action in Ukraine as U.S. intelligence officials determined that Russian planning is underway for a possible military offensive that could begin as soon as early 2022.

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. (DTN photos)
Posted by Pamela Smith

DTN's View From the Cab farmers reflect on the season and look forward to what comes next on their Iowa and Texas farms.

What DTN Is Watching

On the first Friday of December, nonfarm payrolls and the unemployment rate for November are both due out at 7:30 a.m. CST. Traders will continue to watch the weather forecasts, especially for South America and for any news of an export sale.


A weak system is bringing some showers to the northern Midwest on Friday. The cold front to the system is pushing through the Plains and Midwest and bringing near-record temperatures down several degrees, but temperatures are still mild for December across much of the country today.