Market Analysis – Luke Beckman, Central Valley Ag ProEdge grain sales manager, describes the strength in corn and soybean export markets. Luke also talks about the current growing season for corn and soybeans in Brazil and Argentina.
Soybean Production Research – Loren Giesler, Nebraska Extension plant pathologist, recaps soybean diseases growers faced in 2016. Loren also discusses soybean research on seed treatments, planting populations and row spacing.
VFD Implementation – Richard Randle, Nebraska Extension beef veterinarian, previews the major implementation of the Veterinary Feed Directive. Background information on the VFD can be found in our interview with Kansas State University veterinarian Mike Apley.
Portability Rule – Dave Aiken, Nebraska Extension ag and water law specialist, explains how the portability rule could help simplify farm and ranch estate planning.
Weather Outlook – Al Dutcher, Nebraska Extension agricultural climatologist, gives his forecast for the coming week.