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Colorado Wheat Blog
January 23, 2020
Recent news and highlights from around the wheat industry. Speaking of Wheat: “The last time that U.S. farmers planted so few acres with winter wheat, William Howard Taft was president and the opening salvos of World War I were still … Continue reading
January 20, 2020
Click Here to view Dr. Brent Young’s handout for wheat marketing and economics.
January 16, 2020
Washington, D.C. (January 16, 2020) – The National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) and U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) applaud the U.S. Senate for passing the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) today. “Trade deals can put the price of wheat back on track … Continue reading
January 15, 2020
The National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) and U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) are very encouraged by the signing of a Phase One trade agreement with China. Chinese imports of U.S. soft white (SW), hard red spring (HRS) and hard red … Continue reading
January 9, 2020
Colorado State University is looking for a new wheat breeder to develop varieties for Colorado wheat farmers & the Plainsgold brand. The job posting can be found here.
January 2, 2020
AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Mostly dry weather across the state during the month of December coincided with a few seasonal snow storms, according to the Mountain Region Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Overall, soil moisture supplies declined from … Continue reading