Market Journal - March 3, 2017

Individual Segments

Market Analysis

Jeff Peterson, Heartland Farm Partners president, analyzes the week’s increases in corn and soybean prices. Jeff also talks about El Niño, as well as USDA estimates on supply and demand.

Nebraska's Economy

Eric Thompson, UNL Bureau of Business Research director, explains how the Bureau’s Leading Economic Indicator predicts future growth in Nebraska’s economy.

Cow/Calf Management

Aaron Berger, Nebraska Extension educator, talks about management strategies for cow/calf producers, including monitoring feed costs and pregnancy rates.

Soybean Seed Treatments

Loren Giesler, Nebraska Extension plant pathologist, describes UNL research using seed treatments in soybeans.

Weather Outlook

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