Politicians are talking about tax reform again this year in
Washington. That talk, however, largely has been past each other. President
Barack Obama suggested some changes that were immediately derided while
Congressional leaders offered other reform possibilities that the president's
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The theory has always been that U.S. grain exports are heavily
influenced by the U.S. dollar index. Is that theory right?
See DTN Ag News. BNewsom on the Market...
The EPA has published a draft of new rules that would require Bt seed
companies to institute new requirements, such as mandatory crop rotation or the
use of pyramided Bt hybrids, for Bt-users in areas of high rootworm pressure.
See DTN Ag News. BNew Rootworm Rules...
The U.S. Senate passed a bill Thursday to build the Keystone XL
pipeline after several weeks of debate on amendments and final court action by
the Nebraska Supreme Court related to the pipeline route. The passage again
puts the fate of the project in the Obama administration's hands.
See DTN Ag News. 4^Senate Passes Keystone Bill...
The Upper Mississippi River/Illinois Waterway Navigation System was a
marvel when it was constructed, mostly in the 1930s and 1940s. Today, the 37
locks on the 1,200-mile system of inland rivers are a mess.
See DTN Ag News. 7^Mess on the Mississippi...