Market Journal - April 21, 2017

Individual Segments

Market Analysis

Frayne Olson, North Dakota State Extension economist, gives an overview of U.S. winter wheat conditions. Frayne also discusses wheat prices and corn planting progress.

Starter Fertilizer

Charles Shapiro, Nebraska Extension soil scientist, talks about using starter fertilizer around corn or soybean planting.

Fungicide Applicaitons

Loren Giesler, Nebraska Extension plant pathologist, describes collaborative research studying the profitability of fungicide applications to boost soybean yields.

Corn Stalk Lodging

Douglas Cook, NYU Abu Dhabi assistant professor of engineering, explains research investigating corn stalk lodging.

Weather Outlook

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