Market Journal - May 4, 2018

Individual Segments

Market Analysis

Todd Hultman, DTN market analyst, talks about the latest crop progress report and discusses how corn and soybean market prices are trending higher.

Corn Nitrogen Fertilizer Stabilizers

Leonardo Bastos, University of Nebraska—Lincoln Graduate Research Assistant of agronomy, explains why nitrogen is important for the growth and development of corn and discusses how nitrogen fertilizer stabilizers can help decrease the chances of nitrogen loss.

Nitrate Toxicity

Mary Drewnoski, Nebraska Extension beef systems specialist, explains the conditions that cause nitrate toxicity and how producers can avoid the fatal outcome.

Ethyl Acetate (Prairie Catalytic, LLC)

Tim Aydt, General Manager of Prairie Catalytic, LLC, provides an overview of how Greenyug’s new technology converts ethanol into ethyl acetate.

Weather Outlook

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