As harvest nears, farmers need to make sure any corn they planted
that contains biotech traits not approved in major export markets stays out of
See . FFarmers on the Front Line...
An ad-hoc committee of 18 scientists is tasked by the National
Research Council with examining the science and ramifications of biotech crops
by looking at the history of genetic engineering and the potential the crops
and biotech foods hold for the future. Speakers offered the committee a range
of views from university professors and non-governmental experts who have
battled over biotech crops for decades.
See DTN Ag News. 1^GE Critics Range as Skeptics ...
Compared to the rock-and-roll drought summer of 2012 or even the
melancholy of 2009, this summer has been marked by old-fashioned quietude in
the daily and weekly trading ranges of corn, (new crop) soybeans, and wheat.
But there is one fascinating feature of this return to "normal" trading .
See DTN Ag News. BKub's Den ...
Fertilizer bids offer little relief to plunging profit margins.
See DTN Ag News. BDTN Retail Fertilizer Trends...
Government officials are focusing on the shortage of railcars in the
upper Plains in light of transportation issues before harvest.
See DTN Ag News. BUSDA Eyes Railcar Shortages...