October 10, 2014

Market Analysis – Ron Plain, University of Missouri Extension economist, analyzes the USDA's Quarterly Hogs and Pigs Report. Ron also looks at trade data for U.S. pork and forecasts hog prices through October.

Drying and Storing Grain – Ken Hellevang, North Dakota State Extension ag engineer, talks about optimum conditions for drying and storing corn and soybeans after harvest. More information on this can be found through North Dakota State Extension.

Nebraska's Dairy Industry – Rod Johnson, Nebraska State Dairy Association executive director, describes Nebraska's dairy industry. Rod also talks about growth opportunities for the state and an upcoming workshop on the Margin Protection Program. More information on this workshop can be found here.

Cover Crops Research – The Nebraska Soybean Board and the Nebraska Corn Board are funding research on cover crop use in Nebraska. Roger Elmore, UNL Extension agronomist, discusses the study.

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

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