This week on Market Journal...
Grain Markets – North Dakota State Extension economist Frayne Olson discusses the USDA–s Outlook for U.S. Agricultural Trade and the latest in wheat markets.
Crop Insurance – The deadline for corn and soybean farmers to submit their crop insurance plans is March 15. Rob Heyen, Crop Insurance Solutions, outlines options for this year–s coverage.
World Agriculture – Grady Bishop, U.S. Director of Swine Operations at Elanco Animal Health, talks about the state of global agriculture as it relates to producers in Nebraska.
National Pork Board – The National Pork Industry forum in March will address advisements brought by pork producing states. Jan Miller, National Pork Board, discusses three advisements from this year–s upcoming forum.
PRRS – Veterinarian Alan Snodgrass explains how the porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus affects pigs, and what producers can do to minimize risk or treat its effects.
Weather – UNL Extension statewide climatologist Al Dutcher forecasts the next seven days and projects precipitation possibilities for the driest areas of the state.