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  • Farmers Reid Thompson of Colfax, Illinois, and Ryan Jenkins, of Jay, Florida, are reporting on crop conditions and agricultural topics throughout the 2020 growing season as part of DTN's View From the Cab series. (Photos courtesy of Reid Thompson and Ryan Jenkins)

    View From the Cab

    This week our View From the Cab farmers find the dog days of summer are over and the need to prepare for harvest has arrived.

  • Farmers Reid Thompson of Colfax, Illinois, and Ryan Jenkins, of Jay, Florida, are reporting on crop conditions and agricultural topics throughout the 2020 growing season as part of DTN's View From the Cab series. (Photo courtesy of Reid Thompson and Ryan Jenkins)

    View From the Cab

    Our View From the Cab farmers take on the delicate topic of striking a balance between farming life and family life this week -- and give a view on their growing crops.

  • Farmers Reid Thompson of Colfax, Illinois, and Ryan Jenkins, of Jay, Florida, are reporting on crop conditions and agricultural topics throughout the 2020 growing season as part of the DTN View From the Cab series. (Photo courtesy of Reid Thompson and Ryan Jenkins)

    View From the Cab

    While our View From the Cab farmers keep their eyes on the weather; they also discuss how land market pressures make expanding a challenge.

  • Henry and Jewel Stewart, of Judsonia, Arkansas, are learning a valuable lesson on taking care of livestock as they prepare to exhibit three types of livestock at various fairs. (DTN photo by Jessica Wesson)

    A Valuable Lesson

    While fairs around the country are being canceled because of COVID-19 concerns, one state fair hopes to host a face-to-face event. Livestock exhibitors, such as the Stewart family in Arkansas, await the final decision to see if they will be able to show the animals they...

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Editors' Notebook

Long-standing issues rarely fix themselves without proper attention. (Photo by cantfightthetendies, CC BY 2.0)
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