Market Journal - July 28, 2017

Individual Segments

Cattle Market Analysis

Derrell Peel, Oklahoma State Extension livestock marketing specialist, analyzes the USDA’s estimates on the size of the U.S. cowherd. Derrell also talks about beef supplies and market prices.

Late-Season Forecast

Bryce Anderson, DTN senior ag meteorologist, gives an update on moisture statuses across the Corn Belt and previews potential weather conditions over the last half of the growing season.

Grazing Conference

Daren Redfearn, Nebraska Extension forage and crop residue specialist, outlines the 2017 Nebraska Grazing Conference on Aug. 8 and 9.

Insect Update

Bob Wright, Nebraska Extension entomologist, talks about scouting for caterpillars, corn rootworms and soybean aphids.

Cover Crops & Soil Health

Paul Jasa, Nebraska Extension engineer, explains how cover crops can impact soil health in corn, soybean and wheat rotations.

Weather Outlook

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