UNL CropWatch Nov. 1, 2013 - Index of Articles

UNL CropWatch Nov. 1, 2013 - Index of Articles

November 1, 2013

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Corn Production

Dry Bean Production

Farm Management

  • Agland valuation chartProperty Tax Assessment Trends and Tax Implications. In a recent Cornhusker Economics article UNL agricultural economists Bruce Johnson and Jim Jansen examine the significant increase in assessed agland valuations since 2008. They write: "The agricultural sector is not only the engine of our rural economics, but it is also the heavy lifter of local government services."
  • Free Farm Finance Clinics in November. Contact the Nebraska Farm Hotline to set up a meeting with an experienced ag law attorney and financial counselor.

Pest Management

Crop Reports

  • Dry, Cool Conditions a Mixed Bag for Harvest. As of Monday, Nebraska corn harvest was 55% complete and soybean harvest was 94% done, according to the National Agricultural Statistics Service. Winter wheat was 94% emerged and rated at 72% good to excellent.

Market Journal

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  • Grain market analysis with Roy Smith (right)
  • Winter wheat update
  • Mainstreet check on midwest economy
  • Effect of China's ag demand
  • Weather forecast for next week
  • Soybean report and water sustainability