Market Journal - April 28, 2017

Individual Segments

Market Analysis

Darin Newsom, DTN senior analyst, analyzes corn and soybean price charts. Darin also talks about basis levels and U.S. corn exports.

Imbibitional Chilling

Mark Licht, Iowa State Extension cropping systems agronomist, talks about corn and soybean germination issues in cool, wet soils.

Livestock Siting Matrix

Greg Ibach, Nebraska Department of Agriculture director, explains the background and layout of Nebraska’s Livestock Siting Assessment Matrix.

Farmer Health

Chandran Achutan, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health associate professor, describes how hearing loss impacts agricultural workers. Chandran also discusses the dangers of dust and pesticides.

Weather Outlook

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