Market Journal - November 18, 2016

Market Analysis – John Meuret, J.E. Meuret Grain Company, recaps harvest results from his area of northeast Nebraska. John also talks about production in South America and U.S. corn and soybean exports.

EPA Registers XtendiMax – Amit Jhala, Nebraska Extension weed management specialist, discusses the Environmental Protection Agency’s registration of XtendiMax with VaporGrip Technology. Amit also describes UNL research using the product.

Climate Update – Martha Shulski, Nebraska state climatologist and Nebraska State Climate Office director, gives an update on drought conditions in Nebraska. Martha also discusses the Climate Prediction Center’s forecast for temperatures and precipitation in December.

Cow/Calf Costs – Aaron Berger, Nebraska Extension educator, describes the overall economic environment for cow/calf producers. Aaron also provides a look at margins for producers and pasture rental rates. Farmers and ranchers can learn more about calculating Unit Cost of Production at workshops in November and December.

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






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