Elaine Shein

Associate Managing Editor

Elaine Shein, DTN's associate managing editor, is responsible for editing DTN feature articles and series as well as providing oversight on special projects.

 

Prior to joining DTN, Shein spent two decades covering agriculture in the United States and Canada. Most recently, she served as the executive editor for the Capital Press Agriculture Weekly in Salem, Ore. She also served as the editor and deputy publisher of The Western Producer.

 

Shein has received several journalism awards from organizations such as the North American Agricultural Journalists association (NAAJ), Canadian Farm Writers’ Federation (CFWF) and the American Agricultural Editors’ Association.

 

Shein earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Regina and another bachelor's degree from the University of Saskatchewan.

 

Shein has extensive farming experience from growing up on a farm in Saskatchewan where she helped raise cattle and grow crops. Her family remains active in farming.

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  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

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  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Only limited rainfall for Brazil this weekend, a short break in the wet pattern for Argentina and a major winter storm in the U.S. are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A hot, dry weather pattern stressing Brazil's crop outside of Rio Grande do Sul, rains in Argentina and winter storms in the U.S. are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Friday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Stressful weather for Brazil outside of Rio Grande do Sul and more rain for Argentina are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Still generally favorable weather for Brazil, heavy rain returning to Argentina, conditions improving in the U.S. after a weekend storm in Delta and southeast U.S., and variable temperatures this week in the U.S., are the key weather...

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A cold to very cold weekend in the U.S., and generally beneficial conditions for South America, are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Friday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    Mainly favorable conditions for Brazil and Argentina, a drying trend for a few days in the Midwest, and another storm later this week continuing to assure good moisture conditions for the winter wheat crop in the U.S., are the key...

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

    A weekend storm for the Midwest, with possible heavy snow in places, and generally favorable crop conditions in South America, are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • Commodities Market Impact Weather

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