• Office Closed – May 28th

    May 21, 2018

    The Colorado Wheat Office will be closed on Monday, May 28th in observance of Memorial Day. We wish everyone a safe and happy holiday. 

  • Crop Progress and Condition – Week Ending May 6, 2018

    May 7, 2018

    AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Significant moisture received in several counties helped improve range and dryland crop conditions last week, according to the Mountain Region Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Fieldwork was delayed in areas due to wet conditions, … Continue reading

  • Colorado Winter Wheat Varieties 2018 Crop

    February 16, 2018

    This report provides the results of the Winter Wheat Seedings by Variety Survey, 2018 Crop, conducted by the National Agricultural Statistics Service, Mountain Regional Field Office. The survey was funded by the Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee. Read more here.

  • Pest Sweep

    March 25, 2016

    Colorado State University Extension Golden Plains Area Extension Contact:     Ron F. Meyer   Title:          Area Extension Agronomist   Phone:       (719) 346-5571  E-mail:       rf.meyer@colostate.edu Old and unused pesticides stored in partially empty containers tend to accumulate in garages, sheds, and … 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

  • 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