Market Journal – August 21, 2015

Market Analysis – Roy Smith, farmer and grain marketing consultant from Plattsmouth, Nebraska, analyzes corn and soybean markets. Roy also talks about historical chart movement and how those trends have performed over the years.

Soybean Disease Update – Loren Giesler, Nebraska Extension plant pathologist, says there are disease problems in some of the state's soybean fields. Loren describes stem and root rot issues appearing in certain areas.

Harvesting Corn Residue – Jim MacDonald, UNL beef cattle nutritionist, explains advanced technologies for harvesting corn residues.

Weaning Calves – Karla Jenkins, Nebraska Extension cow/calf and range management specialist, outlines how certain techniques can help limit stress when weaning calves.

Raising Nebraska Exhibit – Chuck Hibberd, Nebraska Extension dean and director, describes what is on display at this year's "Raising Nebraska" exhibit at the Nebraska State Fair.

Weather Forecast – Al Dutcher, Nebraska Extension state climatologist, gives his forecast for the coming week.

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