Market Journal - October 5, 2018

Individual Segments

Market Analysis

Jeff Peterson, President of Heartland Farm Partners discusses current crop prices. Jeff also discusses the United States Mexico Canada Agreement, which will replace NAFTA, and how it will affect American producers.

Hail Damage in Corn

Nebraska Extension Beef Specialist, Dr. Mary Drewnoski explains how farmers may still profit from corn damaged by hail.

Wheat Stem Sawfly

University of Nebraska Extension Entomologist Jeff Bradshaw talks about the wheat stem sawfly, where to look for it, and how to manage it.

Farm Stress

Nebraska Extension Educator of Early Childhood Programs Lynn DeVries discusses ways farmers who feel stressed can better connect with their families and where to find help if needed.

Weather Outlook

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