Farm Commodity Futures Prices and Agriculture Commodities Markets
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Cash Price Reflects the USDA Chicago Terminal.
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Markets Retrace Yesterday's Gains
10/24/2014 4:59:00 PM
Pay Attention While Driving
10/24/2014 3:25:00 PM
Many of you are driving combines, trucks or grain carts right now. While you have been busy, the grain markets (and cattle also) have been busy rallying. Harvest rallies aren’t the most durable thing around. This one is vulnerable to month end profit taking or pre-Nov USDA report correction. It is easy to become complacent when things appear to be going your way. We would urge you to pay attention while driving this harvest, not just for your personal safety, but your financial safety.
What a week in soybeans!
10/24/2014 3:00:00 PM
10/24/2014 11:49:00 AM
For school bus safety, children and motorists can be smart and be seen
10/24/2014 11:42:00 AM
For 75 years, the yellow school bus has helped students from home to school and back again. Students are nearly eight times safer riding the bus according to research by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
“Driving in school zones can be precarious,” said Kevin Dowling, assistant vice president for direct claims at Grinnell Mutual. “Children are particularly vulnerable. As motorists, we need a heightened awareness in this environment.”