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Documents released through the Freedom of Information Act show then EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt overruled staff advice on small-refinery waivers. (DTN file photo by Greg Horstmeier)
Posted by Todd Neeley

Documents released through the Freedom of Information Act and posted to the FOIA website provide a look into EPA decision making on small-refinery waivers.

World & Policy

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NEW YORK (AP) -- NBC set the lineup for its two-night debate of 2020 presidential contenders later this month, with a top-heavy second session that will pit former Vice President Joe Biden onstage against 2016 Democratic runner-up, Bernie Sanders, the...

Farm Life

Each week, Scott Wallis and Ashley Andersen report on current field conditions and life on the farm. (Photos courtesy of Wallis Farms and Andersen Farms)
Posted by Emily Unglesbee

It's hard to enjoy your planted crop when you know its yield potential has already slipped 10% to 20% by planting, View From the Cab farmers admitted.

What DTN Is Watching

Markets

Friday looks like it will offer one more day of planting possibility before more rains return the next six days. Forecasts will continue to be watched. The Fed will release its report of U.S. industrial production at 8:15 a.m. CDT, followed by the University of Michigan's report on consumer sentiment at 9 a.m.

Weather

Light to moderate rain is in store for the central and western through northern Midwest Friday. Rain expands across the remainder of the Midwest and Plains during the weekend. The rain will cause new disruptions in planting and interfere with winter wheat harvest, along with creating new flood threats.