Market Journal - June 17, 2016

Market Analysis – Todd Hultman, DTN market analyst, recaps the weeks-long rally for corn and soybean market prices. Todd also discusses the influence of funds and previews the USDA’s reports on acres and stocks.

Crop Water Needs – Jenny Rees, Nebraska Extension educator, explains how much water crops need at this point in the growing season. Jenny also describes how farmers might benefit from using the tools of the Nebraska Ag Water Management Network.

Weed Management Field Day – Amit Jhala, Nebraska Extension weed management specialist, outlines the 2016 Weed Management Field Day near Clay Center on June 29.

Soybean Seedling Diseases – Loren Giesler, Nebraska Extension plant pathologist, talks about soybean seedling diseases that may be appearing in Nebraska fields.

UNL’s Commodity Trading Room – The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Department of Agricultural Economics now features a Commodity Trading Room. We look at how that facility will better prepare students for the workplace after graduation.

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





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