Colorado Wheat Blog

  • Snowmass Ardent Mills Premium Program


    August 24, 2015

    With 13 protein or better, earn up to $1.00/bu for a grower premium through Ardent Mills. Details can be found at the PlainsGold website.  

  • CSU Wheat Breeding Harvest Update: Week of August 3rd

    August 5, 2015

    Monday afternoon, Scott Seifert cut the last plot of wheat harvest 2015. Harvest lasted right around a month for CSU Wheat. It was a long and interesting experience to say the least. I grew up on a wheat farm, but … Continue reading

  • Wheat Trial Results – 2015

    July 31, 2015

    The wheat trial results for 2015 are now posted. Results posted here: 2015 Results  

  • CSU Wheat Breeding Harvest Update: Week of July 27th

    July 30, 2015

    As of July 21st, harvest has been in full swing at ARDEC. With New Raymer being the only location to cut in eastern Colorado, we can almost see the light at the end of the tunnel for wheat harvest 2015. … Continue reading

  • COLORADO CROP PROGRESS – July 27, 2015

    July 27, 2015

    CROP PROGRESS AND CONDITION WEEK ENDING JULY 26, 2015 AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Winter wheat harvested continued to advance rapidly as weather conditions allowed for nearly a week of days suitable for fieldwork, although afternoon thunderstorms slowed harvested in northeastern Weld County. Additionally, … Continue reading

  • Memorial Service for Quick

    July 24, 2015

    Dr. James “Jim” S. Quick of Fort Collins, passed away early on the morning of July 5 following a long illness, in the comfort of his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on October 20, 1940, on … Continue reading