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June 14, 2019

University of Missouri Ag Economist Dr. Scott Brown joins us. The June WASDE report showed changes to corn with ending stocks forecast to be at levels we haven’t seen in years. We'll get his reaction. Plus, Scott looks at trade with China and Mexico, and offers his thoughts on the pork and beef sectors. 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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June 14, 2019

The USDA is seeking growers in 19 Nebraska counties to participate in a project that uses precision ag data to report acreage. Nebraska FSA’s Bobbie Kriz-Wickham explains how the project makes the process more streamlined and secure. Get more information and a list of the 19 counties at http://www.fsa.usda.gov/ne. 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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June 14, 2019

Dr. Cody Creech breaks down how the wheat crop looks as harvest ramps up. Plus, hear from Dr. Stephen Wegulo on what producers need to be on the lookout for with wheat diseases on the rise. 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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June 14, 2019

Hops can be a difficult crop to grow if you don’t know what to expect. That’s why the University of Nebraska-Lincoln provides workshops to potential producers who have an interest in the crop. See what it’s all about here: http://www.agronomy.unl.edu/nebraska-hops. 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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June 14, 2019

Market Journal’s Mattie McIntosh digs into how researchers are looking into using crops to conserve water and help boost wheat profitability.  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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June 14, 2019

This week on Market Journal… (01:42) Alternatives to Using Fallow – Market Journal’s Mattie McIntosh digs into how researchers are looking into using crops to conserve water and help boost wheat profitability.  (06:28) Reporting Acres with Precision Ag  – The USDA is seeking growers in 19 Nebraska counties to participate in a project that uses precision ag data to report acreage. Nebraska FSA’s Bobbie Kriz-Wickham explains how the project makes the process more streamlined and secure. Get more information at http://www.fsa.usda.gov/ne. (08:30) This Week in the Markets  – University of Missouri Ag Economist Dr. Scott Brown joins us. The June WASDE report showed changes to corn with ending stocks forecast to be at levels we haven’t seen in years. We'll get his reaction. Plus, Scott looks at trade with China and Mexico, and offers his thoughts on the pork and beef sectors. (15:47) Al’s Forecast – What does this week’s weather have in store? Nebraska Extension Ag Climatologist Al Dutcher has your forecast. (19:21) Wheat Condition and Disease – Market Journal’s Bill Dodd breaks down how the wheat crop looks as harvest ramps up. Plus, hear what producers need to be on the lookout for with wheat diseases on the rise. (24:31) Hops Happenings – Hops can be a difficult crop to grow if you don’t know what to expect. That’s why the University of Nebraska-Lincoln provides workshops to potential producers who have an interest in the crop. See what it’s all about here: http://www.agronomy.unl.edu/nebraska-hops. Next Week… Jeff Peterson will help break down the markets. Plus, when life gets stressful, depression can take control over your life. And farmer's aren't immune. We'll examine this very serious topic and look at some ways to cope. 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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June 14, 2019

What does this week’s weather have in store? Nebraska Extension Ag Climatologist Al Dutcher has your forecast. 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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June 7, 2019

It’s a wrap for the 106th Nebraska Legislature. Find out which agriculture bills passed, which didn’t, and what it means for you. 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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June 7, 2019

Iowa State University’s Dr. Lee Schulz delves into the latest happenings with the hog market. Learn how the industry is responding to trade trouble, more outbreaks of African swine fever and more. 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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June 7, 2019

Take control of weeds at an upcoming field day on June 26th in Clay Center. Nebraska Extension Weed Specialist Dr. Amit Jhala explains what’s on the agenda for this year. You can register here: https://agronomy.unl.edu/fieldday 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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June 7, 2019

Nebraska Extension Ag Climatologist Al Dutcher has his forecast for the week, and if a drier weather pattern is around the corner. 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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June 7, 2019

We’re off to Briggs Feed Yard for a check on the cattle markets with Mike Briggs. He discusses what so many unplanted acres could mean for cattle, and has some marketing advice heading into the summer. 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