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May 22, 2020

This week on Market Journal… (01:10) Protein Supply Chain – Around the country fast food establishments aren't serving many items, while some grocery stores are limiting the amount of meat people can purchase. UNL Livestock Analyst Elliott Dennis answers some frequently asked questions when it comes to the meatpacking supply chain and disruptions that are occurring. •For more on Nebraska strong Financial Services please visit: https://agecon.unl.edu/nsfs (08:13) Markets with Josh Maples – Josh Maples, Mississippi State University Livestock Economist, analyzes some ways the cattle industry is trying to bounce back after COVID-19 disruptions. He also offers some insight on selling strategies and why the latest Cattle on Feed Report is especially important this time around. (16:01) Al’s Forecast – What’s ahead in the weather this week? Nebraska Extension Ag Climatologist Al Dutcher has our forecast. (19:51) Wheat Stem Sawfly – Nebraska Extension Entomologist Jeff Bradshaw explains how conservation and tillage are key practices in controlling the wheat stem sawfly. •For more information, visit https://cropwatch.unl.edu/2020/advances-understanding-management-wheat-stem-sawfly. (23:56) Scouting Wheat Diseases – Nebraska Extension Plant Pathologist Stephen Wegulo gives an update on current wheat diseases and what growers should keep an eye on in their fields. •For more information, visit http://www.wheatscab.psu.edu or email Dr. Wegulo at swegulo2@unl.edu. Next Week… Todd Hultman of DTN will join the show to help break down the markets. Plus, we’ll speak with an expert to learn more about the economics of the meatpacking industry. • 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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May 22, 2020

Josh Maples, Mississippi State University Livestock Economist, analyzes some ways the cattle industry is trying to bounce back after COVID-19 disruptions. He also offers some insight on selling strategies and why the latest Cattle on Feed Report is especially important this time around. • 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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May 22, 2020

Around the country fast food establishments aren't serving many items, while some grocery stores are limiting the amount of meat people can purchase. UNL Livestock Analyst Elliott Dennis answers some frequently asked questions when it comes to the meatpacking supply chain and disruptions that are occurring. For more on Nebraska Strong Financial Services, visit: https://agecon.unl.edu/nsfs. • 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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May 22, 2020

Nebraska Extension Entomologist Jeff Bradshaw explains how conservation and tillage are key practices in controlling the wheat stem sawfly. For more information, visit https://cropwatch.unl.edu/2020/advances-understanding-management-wheat-stem-sawfly. • 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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May 22, 2020

Nebraska Extension Plant Pathologist Stephen Wegulo gives an update on current wheat diseases and what growers should keep an eye on in their fields. For more information, visit http://www.wheatscab.psu.edu or email Dr. Wegulo at swegulo2@unl.edu. • 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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May 21, 2020

What’s ahead in the weather this week? Nebraska Extension Ag Climatologist Al Dutcher has our forecast. • 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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May 15, 2020

This week on Market Journal… (01:05) Pandemic Ag Marketing Strategy – Nebraska Extension Agricultural Economics Educator Robert Tigner gives producers advice on marketing commodities in a "survival year". •For more information, visit https://farm.unl.edu/grain-marketing-2020-survival-and-covid-19. (08:00) Markets with Doug Simon – Doug Simon of Tredas discusses what the pandemic has revealed about the ag supply chain. Doug also tackles some of the big topics from the latest WASDE report including ethanol production, feed demand and corn exports. (15:12) Al’s Forecast –May continues to roll on. Nebraska Extension Ag Climatologist Al Dutcher has our forecast for the week. (18:35) In-season Nitrogen Management – Extension Nutrient Management and Water Quality Specialist Javed Iqbal explains some ways producers can assess the need for in-season N application including soil testing and remote sensing. •For more information, visit https://cropwatch.unl.edu/2020/tips-season-nitrogen-management-corn. (23:04) Buy Fresh Buy Local – The Buy Fresh Buy Local program connects producers with consumers across the state. The program's coordinator, Skylar Falter explains what kind of growers the program targets and how they can join. •For more information, visit http://buylocalnebraska.org/node/1541. • 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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May 14, 2020

Nebraska Extension Agricultural Economics Educator, Robert Tigner gives producers advice on marketing commodities in a "survival year". For more information, visit https://farm.unl.edu/grain-marketing-2020-survival-and-covid-19 • 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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May 14, 2020

Doug Simon of Tredas discusses what the pandemic has revealed about the ag supply chain. Doug also tackles some of the big topics from the latest WASDE report including ethanol production, feed demand and corn 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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May 14, 2020

Extension Nutrient Management and Water Quality Specialist Javed Iqbal explains some ways producers can assess the need for in-season N application including soil testing and remote sensing. For more information, visit: https://cropwatch.unl.edu/2020/tips-season-nitrogen-management-corn • 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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May 14, 2020

The Buy Fresh Buy Local program connects producers with consumers across the state. The program's coordinator, Skylar Falter explains what kind of growers the program targets and how they can join. For more information, visit http://buylocalnebraska.org/node/1541. • 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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May 14, 2020

May continues to roll on. Nebraska Extension Ag Climatologist Al Dutcher has our forecast for the week. • 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