On September 30, the Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) Committee introduced bipartisan legislation to extend the December 31 deadline for U.S. railroads to be compliant with Positive Train Control (PTC) technology.
Dry conditions will cover all primary U.S. and Canadian Prairies crop regions Tuesday. This pattern will allow for additional row crop harvest progress and winter wheat planting. A drier pattern in the southeast U.S. will also favor flood clean-up and recovery after flooding in the Carolinas over the past week. Showers in the southwestern U.S. offer limited precipitation for Southern Plains wheat areas in the next few days. » More DTN Weather Commentary