Press Releases

  • Wheat Industry News – U.S. Wheat Associates

    January 25, 2019

    Wheat Industry News Recent news and highlights from around the wheat industry. Quote of the Week: “I really think [spring] wheat acres will see a resurgence because of the value of wheat in the rotation. In Minnesota and North Dakota, … Continue reading

  • NWF Officially Opens 2019 National Wheat Yield Contest

    January 18, 2019

    Washington D.C. (January 17, 2019) – The National Wheat Foundation (NWF) is pleased to announce that it is accepting grower enrollment for the 2019 National Wheat Yield Contest! The Contest is divided into two primary competition categories: winter wheat and … Continue reading

  • Wheat Industry News – U.S. Wheat Associates

    January 18, 2019

    Recent news and highlights from around the wheat industry. Quote of the Week: “It’s been gratifying to witness the world’s receptiveness to U.S. farm and food products. Consumers worldwide have a true affinity for the American brand and immediately recognize the … Continue reading

  • International Wheat Stem Sawfly Conference

    January 4, 2019

    The International Wheat Stem Sawfly Conference will take place March 19-20, 2019 in the Lory Student Center Theatre at Colorado State University. Click here to register for the conference.

  • The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018: Initial Review

    December 20, 2018

    From FarmDocDaily Jonathan Coppess, Gary Schnitkey, Nick Paulson, Benjamin Gramig, Krista Swanson Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics University of Illinois Carl Zulauf Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics Ohio State University Background From the beginning of the debate, the outlook for a … Continue reading

  • USDA Launches Second Round of Trade Mitigation Payments

    December 19, 2018

    At the direction of President Donald J. Trump, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today launched the second and final round of trade mitigation payments aimed at assisting farmers suffering from damage due to unjustified trade retaliation by foreign nations. … Continue reading