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Good Morning, but Not for Long…

Good Morning, but not for long. It is eclipse day and nightfall will set in this afternoon. The cloud cover may prevent a good view. Rain moved across Iowa overnight and that is pressuring corn and bean values to start the week. Many areas of Iowa are seeing the first meaningful rain in quite a few days. This should help stabilize the crops and help with the bean yield potential. The ProFarmer tour kicks off this morning with

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Rains That Were Forecast for Illinois Turned out to Be Very Light

Good morning. Grains are little changed this morning but soybeans are higher as the rains that were forecast for Illinois turned out to be very light. There were some heavy rains in Minnesota as well as southern Missouri and a portion of southwest Illinois but much of Illinois and Iowa got little more than trace amounts. The Dollar is continuing its recent strength and crude oil is once again weaker as we begin the day. Farmer selling is

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