Market Journal - January 29, 2016

Market Analysis – Mike Briggs, feedlot manager from Seward, Nebraska, analyzes the volatile movements in cattle markets. Mike also discusses beef demand and the larger size of animals entering the feedlot.

Veterinary Feed Directive – Dr. Mike Apley, Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, explains how the Veterinary Feed Directive impacts livestock producers.

Nitrogen Loss – Charles Wortmann, Nebraska Extension nutrient management specialist, explains how the Nitrogen Loss Assessment Tool, or N-LAT, can help corn and soybean producers estimate nitrogen losses.

Ag & the Election – Brad Lubben, Nebraska Extension public policy specialist, talks about the importance of agriculture, including ethanol and crop insurance, in the presidential election.

Weather Outlook – Al Dutcher, Nebraska Extension associate state climatologist, gives his forecast for the coming week.



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