Market Journal - February 3, 2017

Cattle Market Analysis – Derrell Peel, Oklahoma State Extension livestock marketing specialist, analyzes the inventory estimates of U.S. cattle and calves. Derrell also talks about market prices and trade with Mexico.

Ag Economy Outreach – Rick Rasby, Nebraska Extension associate dean, explains how Nebraska Extension is providing outreach during the ag downturn with an initiative called “Strengthening Nebraska’s Agricultural Economy.”

Managing Herbicide Options – Bob Klein, Nebraska Extension western Nebraska crops specialist, describes how growers can use the 2017 Guide for Weed, Disease and Insect Management to select herbicides with the best value.

Calving Preparations – Aaron Berger, Nebraska Extension educator, discusses preparations farmers and ranchers can make before the calving season begins.

Solar Farm Leases – John Hay, Nebraska Extension educator, outlines lease considerations for landowners considering solar farms.

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






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