During Saturday, showers with light-to-moderate rain will cover the central Great Lakes, mid-Mississippi Valley and southeastern Plains. We'll see dry conditions elsewhere. Temperatures will warm to seasonal to above-normal levels through the weekend. » More DTN Weather Commentary
As the 2014-15 crop marketing year draws to a close, let's look at how basis fared in the past 12 months. In general, at the end of August 2015, corn, soybean and wheat basis is about 30 to 40 cents weaker than the 5-year averages for each crop.
MT ZION, Ill. (DTN) -- The Meridian High School football coach canceled practice last Saturday morning. For a handful of teenage boys, it opened up an opportunity to exercise a bit more sweat equity in a central Illinois soybean field.