Press Releases


    June 2, 2015

    2008-2012 SMALL GRAIN FINAL COUNTY ESTIMATES USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) has published final county estimates for Small Grains, for the production years 2008 through 2012. The data series includes county-level planted acres, harvested acres, yield and production estimates of … Continue reading

  • 2015 Wheat Field Days


    May 29, 2015

    2015 Colorado Wheat Field Days   The 2015 Colorado Wheat Field Days will be held June 10-16 at eleven different variety trial sites throughout eastern Colorado. The field days are jointly hosted by the Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC), Colorado … Continue reading

  • 2015 Wheat Quality Tour

    10 miles south of Sebert

    May 5, 2015

    Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC) Field Representative Joe Westhoff participated in the Colorado portion of the Wheat Quality Council 2015 Hard Winter Wheat Tour on May 5 and 6. The 2015 Colorado winter wheat crop was estimated at 89.3 million … Continue reading

  • News Release: Two CAWG Scholarships for Colorado High School Seniors

    March 24, 2015

    March 23, 2015, Fort Collins, Colo. – The Colorado Association of Wheat Growers (CAWG) will award two $1,000 scholarships to Colorado high school seniors. The applicants’ parents, grandparents, or legal guardians must be current or new members of CAWG OR … Continue reading

  • News Release – USDA-CSU Farm Bill Meetings

    November 13, 2014

    Colorado agricultural producers invited to USDA-CSU Farm Bill Meetings USDA Farm Service Agency, in partnership with Colorado State University, will be traveling the state to discuss important new programs authorized by the Agricultural Act of 2014 with Colorado producers. A … Continue reading

  • News Release – 2014 Wheat Planting Decision Meetings Announced

    August 7, 2014

    August 6, 2014, Fort Collins, Colo. – Wheat farmers looking to increase yield and decrease risk will want to plant the best possible wheat varieties this fall for top yields next summer. The annual Wheat Planting Decision Meetings August 20, … Continue reading