Market Journal - March 10, 2017
Cattle Market Analysis
Mike Briggs, feedlot manager from Seward, Nebraska, discusses feedlot margins, beef demand going into summer and recent market price movement
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.
Al Dutcher, Nebraska Extension agricultural climatologist, gives his forecast for the coming week.