Author Archives: Glenda Mostek

Colorado Wheat and ConAgra Donate 24 Tons of Flour to Food Bank of the Rockies

Contact: Glenda Mostek Communications and Marketing Director gmostek@coloradowheat.org Phone: 970-449-6994 Colorado Wheat and ConAgra Donate 24 Tons of Flour to Food Bank of the Rockies  April 15, 2014, Fort Collins, Colo. – In honor of National Agriculture Week, March 25-30, … Continue reading

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April 14, 2014 Colorado & U.S. Crop Progress Reports

The April 14, 2014 Crop Progress Report from USDA NASS-Colorado reported 17 percent of Colorado winter wheat was in very poor condition, 16 percent was poor, 31 percent was in fair condition, 32 percent was good, and four percent was … Continue reading

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April 7 Colorado Crop Progress Report, April 8 U.S. Crop Progress Report

The April 7, 2014 Crop Progress Report from USDA NASS-Colorado reported 17 percent of Colorado winter wheat was in very poor condition, 16 percent was poor, 32 percent was in fair condition, 31 percent was good, and four percent was … Continue reading

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Wheat Farmers Vote to Continue Two-Cent Assessment

Contact: Glenda Mostek Communications and Marketing Director gmostek@coloradowheat.org Phone: 970-449-6994 April 3, 2014, Fort Collins – Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture John Salazar announced that Colorado’s wheat farmers voted to continue the two-cent per bushel wheat assessment in the Colorado Wheat … Continue reading

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Farm Bill Explanation Tour Scheduled at Five Locations

Contact: Glenda Mostek Communications and Marketing Director gmostek@coloradowheat.org Phone: 970-449-6994 The Farm Bill Explanation meeting in Sterling will be webcast LIVE by Brian Allmer’s BARN Media at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 23. It will also be posted on his … Continue reading

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April 1, 2014 Wheat Pest and Disease Update

From Ned Tisserat, CSU Extension Specialist and Professor, Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management Ned sends out information concerning wheat diseases in the state on a routine basis. To subscribe to this email, please email Ned at Ned.Tisserat@ColoState.EDU. A quick update … Continue reading

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