Winter Wheat Crop Progress Report

  • April 13, 2015: U.S. and Colorado Crop Condition Report

    April 13, 2015

    CROP PROGRESS AND CONDITION WEEK ENDING APRIL 12, 2015 AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Soil moisture supplies were reduced following high winds and dry conditions, maintained from the previous week. Fieldwork continued while precipitation events were generally isolated within the northeastern part of the … Continue reading

  • Special Report April 7, 2015: Cutworm

    April 7, 2015

    SE Colorado wheat growers are having terrible issues with epic army and pale western cutworm populations.  Click below to get an informational sheet on cutworms that CSU’s Frank Peairs put together to answer some of the frequently asked questions. CutwormsWheat_April2015

  • April 6, 2015: U.S. and Colorado Crop Condition Report

    April 6, 2015

    CROP PROGRESS AND CONDITION WEEK ENDING APRIL 5, 2015 AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: As warm, dry conditions persisted, opportunities for spring tillage and planting were maintained. Dry pockets in pastures and cropland became more pronounced where no replenishing moisture events occurred, particularly in the … Continue reading

  • March 30, 2015: U.S. and Colorado Crop Condition Report

    March 30, 2015

    CROP PROGRESS AND CONDITION WEEK ENDING MARCH 29, 2015 AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Above normal temperatures were sustained last week while precipitation occurred in trace amounts, stimulating pasture growth and spurring opportunities for fieldwork in most districts. High winds impacted eastern districts while localized … Continue reading

  • March 30, 2015: Wheat Pest and Disease Update

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    March 30, 2015

    From Ned Tisserat, Retired Plant Pathologist, Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management Just a quick note on the wheat situation. Winter Kill I have been informed that some areas in the northeastern corner of the state were hit hard by winter … Continue reading

  • March 23, 2015: U.S. and Colorado Crop Condition Report

    March 25, 2015

    CROP PROGRESS AND CONDITION WEEK ENDING MARCH 22, 2015   AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Warm temperatures accelerated development of winter wheat while dry conditions were experienced throughout much of Colorado, leading to some concern of moisture stress.  Precipitation occurred in localized fashion … Continue reading