Wheat in the News – July 31, 2012

Colorado Wheat  News Release: 2012 Wheat Field Days Yield Contest Names Winners http://bit.ly/N8fqsz

Updated 2012 CSU Winter Wheat Trial Plot Data, all results, including COFT, now in: http://bit.ly/co2012trials

Updated U.S. Drought monitor http://bit.ly/J1i8Aj

Interesting graphic of drought’s footprint across the U.S. from the New York Times:  http://nyti.ms/QmHhXN

Bloomberg: Barclays Says USDA May Cut Outlook for Russia, EU Wheat Harvests  http://bloom.bg/N8NKEL

Bloomberg: Wheat Jumps to Highest Since 2008 as Global Droughts Erode Crops http://bloom.bg/O5o8cA

Bloomberg: Worst-in-Generation Drought Dims U.S. Farm Economy Hopes http://bloom.bg/NGsDyy

Bloomberg.com: Disaster Declared in 26 States as Drought Sears U.S. http://bloom.bg/PSeBKl

Ag Journal: All but two Colorado counties declared natural disaster areas  http://bit.ly/N67444

Denver Post: Colorado wheat farmers buoyed by high prices after average harvest http://bit.ly/NyHF7k

Ag Journal: Experts take stock of 2012 wheat challenges http://bit.ly/Mmp4gM

UC Berkeley Wellness Letter: Wheatophobia: Will Avoiding Wheat Really Improve Your Health? http://bit.ly/OzCoea

Politico: Congress delays farm bill as drought spreads  http://politi.co/MhdhAL

Brian Allmer Radio Network: Smart Water Use on Your Farm or Ranch… http://bit.ly/N8OrOh

US Agnet: Senators Introduce Year Extension of Ag Disaster Assistance http://bit.ly/QfYfK0

Health News Digest: Just A Simple Loaf Of Bread – Think Again http://bit.ly/Qa2QhA

Colorado Department of Agriculture: Bake Your Best Sandwich Bread for Big Prizes at the Colorado State Fair – New Fleischmann’s Yeast Contest Commemorates 250th Birthday of the Sandwich http://1.usa.gov/LYJBrI

Freakonomics.com: How California’s GMO Labeling Law Could Limit Your Food Choices and Hurt the Poor  http://bit.ly/N8ORV4

Reuters:  Insight: In “Green Wheat” drive, Wal-Mart may transform farming http://reut.rs/NGusLU

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