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  • Colorado Crop Progress Report – Week Ending October 11

    October 13, 2020

    From USDA-NASS AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Another dry week with above normal temperatures advanced harvest progress last week, according to the Mountain Region Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Harvest of most spring crops was ahead of average. In … Continue reading

  • Saving Wheat Seed

    October 8, 2020

    By Ron Meyer – Gold Plains Area Agronomy Extension Agent Throughout the ages, farmers have planted seed saved from their previous wheat crop. When making seed wheat decisions, they selected the best quality seed from the highest yielding varieties. Choosing … Continue reading

  • National Representation Helps Wheat Farmers Triumph Through COVID-19

    October 7, 2020

    By Chandler Goule, CEO, National Association of Wheat Growers COVID-19 has presented wheat farmers, and all of agriculture, with numerous challenges and setbacks. However, the National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG), the leading advocacy organization for America’s wheat farmers, was … Continue reading

  • Colorado Crop Progress Report – Week Ending October 4

    October 5, 2020

    AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Dry conditions across the state last week allowed corn for grain harvest to progress quickly, according to the Mountain Region Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Virtually no precipitation was received last week. In northeastern … Continue reading

  • Wheat Industry News – U.S. Wheat Associates

    October 1, 2020

    Recent news and highlights from around the wheat industry. Speaking of Wheat: “There’s a future generation of farmers out there that will carry this through and have that passion that they learned from their family to love the soil and have … Continue reading

  • Colorado Crop Progress Report – Week Ending September 27

    September 29, 2020

    From USDA NASS AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Overall, conditions were once again warm and dry in the state during the past week, according to the Mountain Region Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Minor amounts of precipitation were received … Continue reading