Colorado Wheat Blog

  • Meet and Greet with Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture

    April 2, 2019

    Rocky Mountain Farmers Union will host the new Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture, Kate Greenberg, at a Meet and Greet event at the Limon Community Building, 477 D. Ave, on Tuesday, April 9, 2019. The event will be held from 1:00-2:30 … Continue reading

  • Colorado Crop Progress Report – Week Ending March 31

    April 1, 2019

    AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Mixed conditions allowed producers slightly more days in the field last week, but most areas remained too wet for fieldwork, according to the Mountain Region Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Northeastern county reporters noted … Continue reading

  • Colorado Crop Progress Report – Week Ending March 24

    March 25, 2019

    AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Wet conditions kept producers out of the field last week, according to the Mountain Region Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Northeastern county reporters noted calving and lambing were in full swing and fieldwork was … Continue reading

  • USDA NASS Colorado Winter Wheat Variety Survey

    March 21, 2019

    COLORADO WINTER WHEAT VARIETIES 2019 CROP This report provides the results of the Winter Wheat Seedings by Variety Survey, 2019 Crop, conducted by the National Agricultural Statistics Service, Mountain Regional Field Office. The survey was funded by the Colorado Wheat … Continue reading

  • Colorado Crop Progress Report – Week Ending March 17

    March 21, 2019

    AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: A significant spring storm brought heavy snowfall and blizzard conditions to Colorado last week, halting early fieldwork and causing loss of livestock, according to the Mountain Region Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Overall, soil … Continue reading

  • Wheat Industry News – U.S. Wheat Associates

    March 21, 2019

    Recent news and highlights from around the wheat industry. Quote of the Week: “Not only would establishing the TRQ increase export opportunities for American farmers, it would also benefit certain Brazilian flour mills that have petitioned their own government in the … Continue reading