Market Journal – June 12, 2015

Market Analysis – Jeff Peterson, Heartland Farm Partners president, analyzes June's supply and demand estimates in corn and soybeans. Jeff also discusses ethanol production, the impact of avian influenza and new crop selling strategies.

Corn Nematode Sampling – Tamra Jackson-Ziems, Nebraska Extension plant pathologist, says farmers can be sampling cornfields for nematodes. More information on submitting samples to UNL's Plant Diagnostic Clinic can be found here.

Winter Wheat Condition – Nebraska's winter wheat condition is among the worst in the nation. Stephen Baenziger, UNL professor of agronomy and horticulture, discusses some of the diseases Nebraska's growers have faced this year.

Corn Exports to Japan – Japan is the largest market for U.S. corn exports. We examine how customers use American corn with Tetsuo Hamamoto, U.S. Grains Council Japan director.

ARC & PLC Signup – Cathy Anderson, Nebraska State Farm Service Agency production and compliance programs chief, explains how farmers will need to sign up for ARC and PLC farm programs in the near future.

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

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