Market Journal - February 10, 2017

Individual Segments

Market Analysis

John Meuret, J.E. Meuret Grain Company, analyzes recent price movements in corn and soybean markets. John also discusses U.S. exports and ethanol production.

Farm Income Forecast

David Widmar, Purdue University agricultural economist, dissects the USDA’s farm income forecast, including the ratio of debt-to-assets.

Soybean Production Strategies

Seth Naeve, University of Minnesota Extension agronomist, talks about soybean production management strategies in a tight-margin year.

On-Farm Research Meetings

Laura Thompson, Nebraska Extension educator, outlines the 2017 Nebraska On-Farm Research Network annual results update meetings.

Grazing Cover Crops

Chad Engle, U.S. Meat Animal Research Center livestock operations manager, explains how cover crops are used for grazing purposes at the U.S. MARC.

Weather Outlook

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