Market Journal - March 17, 2017

Individual Segments

Market Analysis

Luke Beckman, Central Valley Ag ProEdge grain sales manager, describes the outlook for corn and soybean crops in Brazil. Luke also previews the USDA’s Prospective Plantings and Grain Stocks reports.

Planting Green

Dan Gillespie, Natural Resources Conservation Service no-till specialist, discusses his background using cover crops and explains the practice of planting green.

Ag Financial Tuneup

Tina Barrett, Nebraska Farm Business Inc. executive director, explains how ag producers can look at financial records and accrual information to help manage their operations.

Rural Futures Institute

Chuck Schroeder, Rural Futures Institute executive director, talks about the Rural Futures Institute’s efforts to help support and build communities in rural areas.

Weather Outlook

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