Market Journal: Selling Strategies for Corn and Soybeans; ARC and PLC Payments

Market Journal: Selling Strategies for Corn and Soybeans; ARC and PLC Payments October 20, 2017

On this week's Market Journal with host Jeff Wilkerson view segments on:

Market Analysis

Jeff Peterson, Heartland Farm Partners president, gives an update on harvest progress and yield results across the country. Jeff also talks about selling strategies for 2017 corn and soybeans.

Cutting or Grazing Alfalfa

Bruce Anderson, Nebraska Extension forage specialist, outlines recommendations for cutting or grazing alfalfa in October.

ARC & PLC Payments

Brad Lubben, Nebraska Extension policy specialist, discusses farm program payments in Nebraska from Agriculture Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage.

Ephemeral Gullies

Britt Weiser, Nebraska Natural Resources Conservation Service state resource conservationist, explains how producers with highly erodible cropland will need to control ephemeral erosion in order to maintain farm program benefits.

Weather Forecast

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