Colorado Wheat Blog

  • CSU Colorado Wheat Stem Sawfly Response Video

    October 15, 2019

    The Wheat Stem Sawfly is a native grass-feeding insect that emerged as a significant pest of winter wheat in Colorado in 2010. This video highlights how the Colorado State University College of Agricultural Sciences and Colorado Wheat are working together … Continue reading

  • Kochia Survey

    October 11, 2019

    Colorado Wheat has agreed to help distribute a survey for the Western IPM Kochia Work Group. The purpose of the survey is to measure grower awareness of herbicide-resistant kochia, the availability and quality of resources, as well as benchmark any changes … Continue reading

  • Colorado Farm Show Scholarships

    October 10, 2019

    GREELEY, CO – The Colorado Farm Show is offering over $25,000 in scholarships to graduating Colorado High School Seniors. The scholarship program is now accepting applications for the 2019-20 academic year. Students who apply should be High School graduates in … Continue reading

  • Colorado Wheat Outlook – October 8, 2019

    October 8, 2019

    Current Wheat Progress and Condition in Colorado. Please note that new or changed information from the previous week has a star beside it. Read the full report here.  

  • U.S.-Japan Tariff Agreement Confirms Equal Access for U.S. Wheat

    October 7, 2019

    Washington, D.C.  – The text of the U.S.-Japan tariff agreement signed today in Washington, D.C., confirms that the agreement will provide imported U.S. wheat the same preferential advantage that is now given to Canadian and Australian wheat under the Comprehensive … Continue reading

  • Colorado Crop Progress Report – Week Ending October 6

    October 7, 2019

    AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY:  Warm and windy weather continued last week, allowing fall harvest activities to move forward, according to the Mountain Region Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA.  Northeastern county reporters noted more producers began harvesting corn for … Continue reading