Market Journal looks at WASDE, Crop Scout Training & Soil Pathogens

Market Journal looks at WASDE, Crop Scout Training & Soil Pathogens May 18, 2018

On this week's Market Journal Doug Simon from Tredas discusses the May USDA World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates. He also talks about the current corn and soybean markets. View this segment.

Also on this week's program:

Field Crop Scout Training

Keith Glewen, Nebraska Extension educator, provides an overview of the recent Field Crop Scout Training program that educates summer scouts and agricultural producers on growth stages, pests and how to better manage corn and soybeans.

Soilborne Pathogens

Tony Adesemoye, Nebraska Extension plant pathologist, shares information on soilborne pathogens which favor cool and wet weather conditions around the planting season. 

Seedling Diseases

Tamra Jackson-Ziems, Nebraska Extension plant pathologist, discusses how seedling diseases have been reported in Kansas. She also reminds Nebraska crop producers and consultants to always check their fields for these diseases.

Weather Outlook

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

Tags: