Market Journal - October 6, 2017

Individual Segments

Grain Market Analysis

John Meuret, J.E. Meuret Grain Company, discusses the slow pace of harvest in Nebraska and explains how shipping problems have created issues in the eastern Corn Belt.

Hog Market Analysis

Lee Schulz, Iowa State Extension livestock economist, describes the erosion in hog market prices and talks about profit margins in 2017.

Syngenta Lawsuit Update

Dave Aiken, Nebraska Extension ag and water law specialist, outlines a possible settlement in a class action lawsuit involving Syngenta.

Forage Needs

Aaron Berger, Nebraska Extension educator, describes how cow-calf producers can evaluate the feed resources they have on hand for the winter.

Weather Outlook

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