Colorado Wheat Blog

  • Wheat Entomology Newsletter – June 17, 2021

    June 17, 2021

    Darren Cockrell: 630-649-4419 Dr. Punya Nachappa: 785-383-4873 Wheat Field Days We had a great time touring the Wheat variety trials, meeting wheat growers and other stakeholders! We hear your concerns about the wheat stem sawfly and are committed to … Continue reading

  • Wheat Organizations Welcome End to U.S.-EU Aircraft Trade Dispute

    June 15, 2021

    Washington D.C. (June 15, 2021) – U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) and the National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) congratulate the Biden Administration and U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai for resolving the long-running World Trade Organization dispute over aircraft subsidies and suspending retaliatory … Continue reading

  • Colorado Wheat Disease Newsletter

    June 7, 2021

    Dr. Robyn Roberts Field Crops Pathologist and Assistant Professor* 970-491-8239; @RobynRobertsPhD (Twitter) *Email is the best way to reach me  I hope to see many of you at the Colorado Wheat Field Days June 10-15!  Please email me if … Continue reading

  • Wheat Entomology Newsletter – June 1, 2021

    June 1, 2021

    Darren Cockrell: 630-649-4419 Dr. Punya Nachappa: 785-383-4873 Wheat Stem Sawfly – Adult Emergence Wheat stem sawfly adults began emerging in the NE part of the state last week, with the first adults found on May 19th near Orchard, … Continue reading

  • 2021 Colorado Wheat Field Days Schedule

    June 1, 2021

    The 2021 Colorado Wheat Field Days will be held June 10-15 at ten different variety trial sites throughout Eastern Colorado (schedule below). The field days are jointly hosted by the Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC), the Colorado Association of Wheat … Continue reading

  • Colorado Wheat Outlook Report – May 28, 2021

    May 28, 2021

    There has been drastic improvement in the drought monitor as several locations in Eastern Colorado have received over 6 inches of precipitation in the last month. However there are unfortunately reports that emergence of the Wheat Stem Sawfly is now … Continue reading