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Morning Comments - September 16th

September 16th, 2014

U.S. grain prices are drifting higher this morning with corn up 4 cents, soybeans up 2 cents, and Chicago wheat up 3 cents. 177 more words


Thought of the Week

From steers to cows, pigs to sows, and chicks to chickens, animal ag is our country’s number #1 customer for soy,
eating 98% of U.S. soybean meal.
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Thought Of The Week

Sweet Black Soybeans

A friend of mine recently returned from a trip to Japan and brought me back some black soybeans, or kuromame. They are a traditional food most often served on special occasions such as New Years. 56 more words


Bumper Crop Spells Disaster For Indiana's Corn Farmers

This fall many Hoosier farmers will struggle to make a profit on their harvest. A boom in the popularity of corn farming across the US has drastically driven the price of corn down over the last decade. 548 more words


Frosted and then some

So Saturday morning I awoke to frost on the grass and roof, not a big deal, the thermometer said 33.5 degrees.  All of our crops should be alright. 150 more words


I’d been doing a lot of research on illegal immigration and immigration reform these past few years and one question that I kept asking myself is: what is motivating these illegal immigrants to leave Mexico to the U.S.? 1,561 more words

September chill

So, yesterday I saw something that shows the weather change we are going through.  Within a mile of each other I saw one person mowing lawn in a tank top and shorts (female, push mower) and another wearing a hooded coat and gloves (male, riding mower). 188 more words