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January 24, 2020

This week on Market Journal… (00:50) Cow/Calf Costs – Aaron Berger, Nebraska Extension Beef Educator, breaks down the cost of production for cow/calf producers in 2019 and what changes we may see in 2020. •For information on the BeefWatch article Aaron mentioned in this interview, visit https://beef.unl.edu/beefwatch/2020/differences-between-high-medium-and-low-profit-cow-calf-producers-analysis-2014-2018. (05:21) Winter Cattle Nutrition – Nebraska Extension Beef Systems Specialist Mary Drewnoski explains why it’s important to keep cattle in late gestation at a certain body condition score and how to supplement the proper nutrition needed. (09:38) Markets with Luke Beckman – Central Valley Ag’s Luke Beckman tells us how the market is reacting to Phase One of the China trade deal. Luke also shares how delays in South American crop production could present opportunities for U.S. exports. (16:46) Al’s Forecast – Old Man Winter came for a visit this week. Nebraska Extension Ag Climatologist Al Dutcher lets us know how much longer the cold weather will hang around. (21:02) Ag Uncertainty in 2020 – Nebraska Extension Public Policy Specialist Brad Lubben discusses how commodity prices and new trade agreements could affect your decisions on key farm policy programs like ARC and PLC. Next Week… With calving around the corner for some, we’ll offer a few tips to make it go as smoothly as possible. Plus, sleep deprivation is an issue for many farmers this time of year. We’ll examine it. • Become a show sponsor: https://marketjournal.unl.edu/sponsor-mj • Website: http://www.marketjournal.unl.edu • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/marketjournal • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/marketjournal • Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/market_journal

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January 23, 2020

Central Valley Ag’s Luke Beckman tells us how the market is reacting to Phase One of the China trade deal. Luke also shares how delays in South American crop production could present opportunities for U.S. exports. • Become a show sponsor: https://marketjournal.unl.edu/sponsor-mj • Website: http://www.marketjournal.unl.edu • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/marketjournal • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/marketjournal • Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/market_journal

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January 23, 2020

Aaron Berger, Nebraska Extension Beef Educator, breaks down the cost of production for cow/calf producers in 2019 and what changes we may see in 2020. For information on the BeefWatch article Aaron mentioned in this interview, visit https://beef.unl.edu/beefwatch/2020/differences-between-high-medium-and-low-profit-cow-calf-producers-analysis-2014-2018. • Become a show sponsor: https://marketjournal.unl.edu/sponsor-mj • Website: http://www.marketjournal.unl.edu • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/marketjournal • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/marketjournal • Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/market_journal

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December 12, 2019

Short video of a chick hatching on Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County's EGG Cam. Learn more about our embryology program and EGG Cam at https://lancaster.unl.edu/embryology.

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November 6, 2019

Dr. Amy Millmier Schmidt discusses manure transfers from permitted concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs). Please provide feedback on this webinar by completing the evaluation form: https://go.unl.edu/feedlotwebinar2019.

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November 6, 2019

Dr. Rick Koelsch discusses ways to minimize odor nuisances associated with manure application. Please provide feedback on this webinar by completing the evaluation form: https://go.unl.edu/feedlotwebinar2019.

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September 16, 2019

On the final episode of Digging Deeper with Backyard Farmer, the panel answer questions from the Backyard Farmer Garden in front of a live audience.

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September 13, 2019

The Backyard Farmer Garden was installed ten years ago and Nebraska Extension Landscape Horticulture Specialist Kim Todd and Nebraska Extension Educator Terri James talk about how it got established.

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September 13, 2019

Nebraska Extension Educator John Porter wraps up his series on growing tomatoes with reminders of the tips he gave through this growing season.

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August 4, 2019

(Entire show.) The 4-H Western Horse Show 3 includes Western Bareback Equitation, Western Pleasure Ponies. These classes showcase the horse’s movement and ability, as well as the exhibitor’s horsemanship. Stock horses are typically used, with western attire and tack. Lancaster County Super Fair has the largest 4-H horse county fair show in Nebraska, with 44 events spanning 6 days! The Lancaster County SuperFair is brought to you by Lancaster County Agricultural Society, a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization that promotes agriculture, youth and community. Learn more about #SuperFair at SuperFair.org In Lancaster County, the 4-H youth development program is a partnership between Nebraska Extension and the Lancaster County government. #4HGrowsHere

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August 4, 2019

(Entire show.) 4-H youth ages 5–7 Show and Tell one static exhibit they have entered or a small animal. Clubs may show a group project or perform a short skit or song. Clover Kids earn rainbow participation ribbons. The Lancaster County SuperFair is brought to you by Lancaster County Agricultural Society, a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization that promotes agriculture, youth and community. Learn more about #SuperFair at SuperFair.org In Lancaster County, the 4-H youth development program is a partnership between Nebraska Extension and the Lancaster County government. #4HGrowsHere

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May 20, 2019

Nebraska BQA Director Rob Eirich and Extension Veterinarian Dr. Brian Vander Ley discusses BQA assessments and things feedyard owners and managers should know related to the BQA assessment process.

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September 25, 2017

Meet Patti on her Hamilton County farm. Nebraska Women in Agriculture conference is February 22-23, 2018 in Kearney. Registration opens January 1, 2018 http://wia.unl.edu/

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September 25, 2017

Meet Linda on her Banner County farm. Nebraska Women in Agriculture conference is February 22-23, 2018 in Kearney. Registration opens January 1, 2018 http://wia.unl.edu/

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September 25, 2017

Meet Anita on her Cherry County ranch. Nebraska Women in Agriculture conference is February 22-23, 2018 in Kearney. Registration opens January 1, 2018 http://wia.unl.edu/

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July 26, 2016

Learn how to successfully create a Facebook contest, engage your customers and develop the right message for your contests. Jenny Nixon and Connie Hancock, Nebraska Extension Community Vitality Educators share tips on creating a Facebook contest.

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July 7, 2016

Looking for a simple appetizer? Try this Mango Tango Black Bean Salsa recipe! Salsa recipes with fruit are always a hit because they provide the perfect combination of sweet and savory. Recipe is courtesy of the Canned Food Alliance. View full recipe and tips at: wp.me/p2LnjI-ek

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July 7, 2016

Have you ever cut mango dices? There is a trick to it. Check out this video to learn a few simple tips to help you cut a mango into dices. Remember to always wash produce before cutting it. For more tips and recipes that help you make Healthier Decisions, visit makinghealthierdecisions.com/.

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December 8, 2015

Dr. James Barnes Will Share Several Lessons Learned from the Mississippi State University Extension Service's Program called Mississippi Bricks to Clicks (www.msbrickstoclicks.com).

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November 6, 2015

Power of Business is wrapping up our Cyber Security Awareness series with a Friday 15 devoted to helping you protect your customers! Having a presence online is the new business standard but your customers have been barraged with warnings about the dangers of doing business online. You, the business owner, have a responsibility to act responsibly to protect their information and assure them that doing business with you is a great option. Join Power of Business contributors Mary Peabody (UVM) and Steve Hadcock (Cornell) for an overview on steps to take to keep your customers' information safe.

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November 7, 2014

As part of the Nebraska Youth Beef Leadership Symposium for high school students, I am presenting about beef nutrition and how to make videos using iMovie, so I created this video to show a fun and easy way to promote beef.