Market Journal - June 23, 2017

Individual Segments

Market Analysis

John Meuret, J.E. Meuret Grain Company, looks at corn and soybean markets ahead of the USDA’s Grain Stocks and Acreage reports on June 30. John also analyzes crude oil’s impact on ethanol margins and explains why he believes soybean prices can increase noticeably.

Possible WSM Damage

Justin McMechan, Nebraska Extension cropping systems specialist, describes potential damage in corn from wheat stem maggot.

Testing Aerial Applications

Alan Corr, Agri-Spray Consulting, explains how Operation S.A.F.E. helps aerial applicators test their airplanes for spray pattern uniformity and efficiency.

Grass Hay Production

Daren Redfearn, Nebraska Extension forage and crop residue specialist, talks about grass hay production and describes the optimal time for harvesting.

Weather Outlook

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