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Palmer Amaranth Sped to Midwest in CRP Seed

Palmer Amaranth Spread to Midwest in CRP Seed

December 2, 2016 | 3 min

Seasonal optimism drives the gift-giving season. All is done with the prospect of putting a smile on someone’s face. However, an unexpected present was delivered to Midwestern farmers earlier this...

Market to Market (December 2, 2016)

Market to Market (December 2, 2016)

December 2, 2016 | 28 min

A CRP seed mix accidentally delivers a yield cutting weed to Midwestern fields. Deadly tornadoes blast across regions already scorched by wildfires. And one farmer's vision of the future helps to pay...

Market Plus: Sue Martin

Market Plus: Sue Martin

December 2, 2016 | 13 min

Pearson: This is the Friday, December 2, 2016 version of the Market Plus segment. Joining us now is Sue Martin. Sue, welcome back. Martin: Thank you, Mike. Pearson: We are glad to have you. We did...

Market Analysis: Sue Martin

Market Analysis: Sue Martin

December 2, 2016

The week started off with the grain markets moving lower. Attempts to break higher appear to have been squashed by prices in foreign markets and USDA reports. For the week, March wheat lost 15 cents...

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Economic Outlook - December 2

December 2, 2016

Andy Williams sang about this being the “most wonderful time of the year.” As winter activities ramp up, consumers are showing more optimism about the near-term future. -- According to the Conference...

Lawmakers celebrate raw milk, deny being sickened by it

California targets dairy cows to combat global warming

December 2, 2016

GALT, Calif. (AP) — California is taking its fight against global warming to the farm. The nation's leading agricultural state is now targeting greenhouse gases produced by dairy cows and other...

Lawmakers celebrate raw milk, deny being sickened by it

After new regulations, Oklahoma's shakes calm down a bit

December 2, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — The rate of earthquakes in Oklahoma has dropped dramatically since late May, when the state limited wastewater injections into energy wells, an Associated Press statistical analysis...

Lawmakers celebrate raw milk, deny being sickened by it

Trump rollback of Obama climate agenda may prove challenging

December 2, 2016

By MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump plans to dismantle President Barack Obama's efforts to reduce planet-warming carbon emissions. But delivering on his campaign...

Lawmakers celebrate raw milk, deny being sickened by it

EPA to keep strict gas mileage standards in place

December 2, 2016

DETROIT (AP) — The Obama administration has decided not to change government fuel economy requirements for cars and light trucks despite protests from automakers. The decision means that automakers...

Lawmakers celebrate raw milk, deny being sickened by it

The tax man cometh: California ponders legal pot, paying up

December 2, 2016

By MICHAEL R. BLOOD, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — California's legal marijuana industry is expected to involve everything from backyard growers to sprawling fields in the farm belt, storefront...

Lawmakers celebrate raw milk, deny being sickened by it

Florida-Georgia water fight now in hands of special master

December 2, 2016

By DAVID SHARP, Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A monthlong trial aimed at settling a high-stakes water dispute between Georgia and Florida ended Thursday with a special master imploring both...

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Next test for pipeline protesters: the North Dakota winter

December 2, 2016

By JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — So far, the hundreds of protesters fighting the Dakota Access pipeline have shrugged off the heavy snow, icy winds and frigid...

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Towering infernos quenched by deadly storms slam South

December 2, 2016

Roughly 67 percent of the South is locked in some form of drought. This week, weather systems stirred up more than much-needed rain as deadly fires continued their onslaught. Extreme weather in the...

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A plan set in the past helps beginning farmers well into the future

December 2, 2016 | 6 min

According to USDA, net farm income has reached its highest five-year average, due in part to record prices in 2012. Today, the payout is decidedly lower than those drought infused years as net farm...

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The Longhorn - Darin Newsom

November 28, 2016

Darin Newsom pours himself into his columns and blog posts for DTN. What started as a simple request has led to posts steeped in pop culture references in relation to the commodity markets. In this...

Market to Market (November 25, 2016)

Market to Market (November 25, 2016)

November 25, 2016 | 28 min

World leaders defend globalization in the wake of U.S. free trade uncertainty and the history of old iron is revived through sibling rivalry. These stories and market analysis with Ted Seifried.

Market to Market (November 25, 2016)

Market Analysis: Ted Seifried

November 23, 2016

Market analyst Ted SeifriedPearson: Here now to lend us his insight on these and other trends is one of regular market analysts, Ted Seifried. Ted, welcome back. Seifried: Hey, the pleasure is mine...

Market Plus with Ted Seifried

Market Plus: Ted Seifried

November 25, 2016 | 14 min

Pearson: This is the Friday, November 25, 2016 version of the Market Plus segment. Joining us now is Ted Seifried. Ted welcome back. Seifried: Thanks for having me. Pearson: Hey we are glad to have...

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Economic Outlook- November 25th

November 23, 2016

Last month, Americans bought dwellings at the fastest rate in nearly a decade. A stable job market and historically cheap borrowing costs helped fuel the existing home sales market. The EPA announced...

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Deere's 4Q results top expectations despite weak market

November 23, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Weak farm and construction equipment sales cut into Deere & Co.'s profit during its fiscal fourth-quarter, but the results still topped expectations. The agricultural and...