Market Journal: Testing on New Soybean Varieties

Market Journal: Testing on New Soybean Varieties

View the full August 1 Market Journal episode or selected segments below.


On this week's Market Journal Amit Jhala, UNL Extension weed management specialist, discusses testing on dicamba-tolerant and Balance GT soybean varieties. Jhala also talks about weed management strategies to counter development of herbicide resistance.

Also from the Aug. 1 Market Journal:

Southern Rust Confirmed — Tamra Jackson-Ziems, UNL Extension plant pathologist, explains why it is important producers differentiate southern rust from common rust. Jackson-Ziems also explains why growers may not want to treat this early in the season.

2014 Soybean Management Field Days
The 2014 Soybean Management Field Days will be August 12-15 at four locations in Nebraska. Keith Glewen, UNL Extension educator, outlines the events, sponsored by the Nebraska Soybean Board and UNL Extension.

Weather Forecast — Al Dutcher, UNL Extension state climatologist, gives his forecast for the coming week.

More Segments — Tune in to the Market Journal channel on YouTube to see segments on the livestock market with livestock manager Mike Briggs of Seward and on Non-Hormone Treat Cattle with Nebraska Department of Agriculture Director Greg Ibach.

Broadcast Times

Market Journal — television for agricultural business decisions — is funded by the Nebraska Soybean Board.

View this week's program, as well as previous programs, online at and watch for future broadcasts on these networks.

  • NET1 – Saturday, 7 a.m. CT
  • NET2 – Sunday, 9 a.m. CT
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