Market Journal - November 16, 2012
Market Analysis – Frayne Olson, North Dakota State Extension economist, thinks corn, soybean and wheat prices may have passed their highs. Frayne discusses wheat issues in Australia and Ukraine and growing conditions in the U.S.
Winter Weather Outlook – Al Dutcher, UNL Extension state climatologist, looks at the 2012 drought impact and tells producers what they might be able to expect for winter weather.
Feed Inventory – Galen Erickson, UNL Extension beef feedlot specialist, says producers should think about their supplies of feed and forage, which may be in short stock due to drought. Galen also talks about how colder weather in the months ahead could affect cows.
UNL–s Winter Drought Management Tips – UNL is offering a workshop for producers interested in information about winter drought management for cow herds. Monte Stauffer, UNL Extension educator, explains what attendees can expect to learn about.
Ag Industry Opinion – Ken Green, Agra Holdings LP, discusses the state of the cattle industry after drought and if overall economic problems could spill into agriculture.
Weather Forecast – Al Dutcher, UNL Extension state climatologist, gives his weekly forecast.