Market Journal – February 5, 2016
This week on Market Journal…Market Analysis – Jeff Peterson, Heartland Farm Partners president, talks about the beginning of soybean harvest in Brazil. Jeff also describes how production in South America will weigh on world stocks.
Research Updates – Laura Thompson, Nebraska Extension educator, outlines the Nebraska On-Farm Research Network update meetings.
Cattle Inventory Report – Kate Brooks, Nebraska Extension livestock economist, analyzes the USDA’s January Cattle Report. The 2016 cow/calf production budgets from UNL can be found here.
Calving Nutrition – Rick Rasby, Nebraska Extension beef specialist, discusses cow nutrition before and after calving.
Loan Subordination – Dave Aiken, Nebraska Extension ag and water law specialist, explains what might happen if a producer gets his or her operating loan cut off. Producers can visit Legal Aid of Nebraska, the Farm Mediation Service or the Nebraska Agricultural Negotiations Program to find more help.
Weather Outlook – Al Dutcher, Nebraska Extension associate state climatologist, gives his forecast for the coming week.
Next week on Market Journal…Roy Smith will join us to analyze corn and soybean markets. We will also report from the 2016 Beef Feedlot Roundtable in West Point, Nebraska.
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