Elaine Shein

Associate Managing Editor
Elaine Shein

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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  • Market Impact Weather

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  • Market Impact Weather

    Heavy rains affecting soybean transport in Brazil, favorable conditions in Argentina and continued dryness for the southwestern Plains, are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

  • Market Impact Weather

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  • Market Impact Weather

    Variable moisture for South America, and favorable soil moisture conditions for the winter wheat crop in the Southern Plains, are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Market Impact Weather

    Mainly favorable conditions for South America, as well as precipitation for the winter wheat crop in the Southern Plains, are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Tuesday.

  • Market Impact Weather

    Mainly favorable conditions for Brazil, an upcoming break from hot, dry weather in Argentina, and a dry trend for the Midwest and Plains are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Friday.

  • Market Impact Weather

    Mainly favorable conditions in Brazil, hot and dry weather for Argentina, and a drier trend for the Midwest and Plains are the key weather items for the commodity trade's attention Thursday.

  • Market Impact Weather

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