Market Journal - January 6, 2017

Cattle Market Analysis – Mike Briggs, feedlot manager from Seward, Nebraska, analyzes the USDA’s latest Cattle on Feed Report. Mike also talks about per head margins, beef demand and corn prices.

Ag Economy Outlook – Brent Gloy, Purdue University visiting professor of agricultural economics, describes his outlook for the agricultural economy. Brent also discusses managing costs, the strength of the dollar and the European economy.

Cover Crops in Nebraska – Roger Elmore, Nebraska Extension agronomist, gives an update on cover crops research in Nebraska. Growers can learn more about this research at the Nebraska Crop Management Conference in Kearney, Nebraska, later this month.

Enogen Feed Corn – Galen Erickson, Nebraska Extension beef feedlot nutrition specialist, talks about UNL research using Enogen feed corn for finishing cattle.

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





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