Market Journal - September 30, 2016

Cattle Market Analysis – Mike Briggs, feedlot manager from Seward, Nebraska, analyzes the recent slide in cattle market prices. Mike also talks about domestic demand and the supply of U.S. beef.

Ag Trade Discussion – We show you portions from Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack’s recent speech in Omaha about ag trade and the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

Climate Office Resources – Martha Shulski, Nebraska state climatologist and Nebraska State Climate Office director, explains how producers might benefit from online climate resources.

Beef Genomics – Matt Spangler, Nebraska Extension beef genetics specialist, talks about the role of genomics in beef cattle production. Producers and educators can learn more about this subject at the DNA Technology in Beef Cattle conference on October 17.

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





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