Livestock Markets –“ Mike Briggs discusses corn prices, packer margins and how rising gas prices will affect consumer consumption.

Iowa Ag Protection Act –“ Dave Aiken, UNL Extension ag law specialist, compares a new Iowa farm protection law to current laws in Nebraska.

Wheat Checkoff Program –“ Two bills before the Nebraska legislature aim to change the state–™s corn and wheat checkoff programs. Caroline Brauer with the Nebraska Wheat Growers Association explains how these changes would affect wheat farmers.

Conservation Reserve Program –“ Brad Lubben, UNL Extension public policy specialist, outlines new incentives for the Conservation Reserve Program.

Spring Calving Tips –“ Spring calving is right around the corner for cattle producers in Nebraska. Rick Rasby, UNL Extension beef specialist, has tips to help ease the calving process.

Weather –“ Al Dutcher, UNL Extension statewide climatologist, forecasts the next seven days.