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Market Journal: Marketing Key to Profitability in 2017 TAPS Contest January 12, 2018

With the Testing Ag Performance Solutions Contest (TAPS) growers competed to see who could produce corn most profitably, efficiently, and with the highest yield. Learn what were the leading factors for success and what participants learned on this week's Market Journal.

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Market Journal Looks at Long-run Crop Price Cycles December 8, 2017

This week on Market Journal host Jeff Wilkerson talks with Scott Irwin, University of Illinois ag economist, about research on how long-run price cycles could indicate when crop market prices will recover. Wilkerson also talks with Nebraska Extension Plant Pathologist Loren Giesler about selecting soybean traits to reduce disease risk. In 2017 Nebraska soybean farmers produced the state's largest soybean crop in the state's history, he notes, representing the state's fourth record in four years.

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Market Journal Looks at Market Response to USDA Crop Report November 17, 2017

This week's Market Journal looks at how to select for Bt traits to protect corn from insects, the corn and soybean markets, how La Niña could impact weather conditions in the US and South America, and this week's forecast.

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Market Journal: November Crops Report and More November 10, 2017

Segments on this week's Market Journal with host Jeff Wilkerson include:

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

The Oct. 20 Market Journal includes segments on corn and soybean markets, ARC and PLC payments, cutting or grazing alfalfa, and fixing ephemeral gullies.

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Market Journal: Grain Market Analysis & Syngenta Lawsuit Update October 6, 2017

On this week's Market Journal John Meuret discusses the slow pace of harvest in Nebraska and explains how shipping issues have created problems in the eastern Corn Belt, in one of several featured segments.

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Market Journal on Farm Real Estate Values, Pasture & Range Insurance September 29, 2017

This week's Market Journal features segments on farm real estate value, how users can use PRF insurance to manage risk, a survey on farm succession plans, and the forecast for the next week.

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Market Journal: Preparations for Corn Harvest, Grain Market Analysis September 22, 2017

This week's Market Journal features segments on preparing for corn harvest, the forecast for the coming week, and university research on plant survival post-hail.

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