Market Journal - June 2, 2017

Individual Segments

Market Analysis

Jeff Peterson, Heartland Farm Partners president, talks about current crop conditions across the country. Jeff also analyzes recent corn and soybean price movements and looks ahead to the USDA’s June Crop Report.

Soybean Seedling Issue

Loren Giesler, Nebraska Extension plant pathologist, describes soybean seedling issues growers may be noticing, including diseases and herbicide injury.

Giant Ragweed

Greg Kruger, Nebraska Extension weed science and application technology specialist, explains how farmers can best control glyphosate-resistant giant ragweed.

Grain Marketing Plan App

Cory Walters, Nebraska Extension economist, outlines Nebraska Extension’s Grain Marketing Plan app, intended to help producers develop and execute selling strategies for corn, soybeans and wheat.

Farm Family Cooperations

Dave Aiken, Nebraska Extension ag and water law specialist, describes a recent Nebraska Court of Appeals case involving a family farm corporation.

Weekly Weather Forecast

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