Wautoma, WI
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0:56 AM CST
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Temperature
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Overnight Forecast (Midnight-7:00am)
Temperatures will range from 3 to 1 degrees with clear skies. Winds will remain steady around 9 miles per hour from the south. No precipitation is expected.
7-Day Forecast
Friday
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Friday
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Detailed Short Term Forecast
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Friday...Temperatures will range from a high of 6 to a low of 1 degrees with clear skies. Winds will range between 8 and 10 miles per hour from the southsouthwest. No precipitation is expected.
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Overnight ...Temperatures will range from 3 to 1 degrees with clear skies. Winds will remain steady around 9 miles per hour from the south. No precipitation is expected.
Friday...Temperatures will range from a high of 32 to a low of 6 degrees with partly cloudy skies. Winds will range between 7 and 18 miles per hour from the southsouthwest. No precipitation is expected.

Livestock farmers say

ethanol eats too much corn

Dec. 1, 2011 | 0 comments

Livestock farmers are demanding a change in the nation's ethanol policy, claiming current rules could lead to higher meat prices if corn growers have a bad year.

The amount of corn used by the ethanol industry and demand overseas has farmers worried if corn production drops sharply, feed costs could skyrocket, forcing them to reduce their herd size. That, they say, could result in smaller meat supplies and higher prices at grocery stores.

The ethanol industry says that's unlikely but farmers have the backing of food manufacturers, who also fear a federal mandate to increase ethanol production will protect that industry from any rationing amid a corn shortage.

A Virginia congressman has introduced a bill that would partially waive the ethanol goals when corn inventories are low.

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