Market Journal - March 10, 2017

Individual Segments

Cattle Market Analysis

Mike Briggs, feedlot manager from Seward, Nebraska, discusses feedlot margins, beef demand going into summer and recent market price movement

Fertilizing Pastures

Jerry Volesky, Nebraska Extension range and forage specialist, gives an update on moisture conditions in central and western Nebraska. Jerry also previews the grazing season and explains when fertilizing pastures or hayland might be beneficial.

Non Bt Corn

Bob Wright, Nebraska Extension entomologist, talks about pest management for corn growers using non Bt varieties this growing season.

Terminating Cover Crops

Rodrigo Werle, Nebraska Extension cropping systems specialist, explains how farmers can terminate cover crops before corn or soybean planting.

Weather Outlook

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