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Freeze Could Hit Hard Red Winter Wheat Fields By: 04/16/2014 @ 9:35am

The condition of the hard red winter wheat crop in the states of Oklahoma and Kansas is precarious after temperatures dropped below freezing April 14-15. July Hard Red…

In the Land of Winter Wheat, Durum Could Fit By: 06/05/2014 @ 5:10pm

Kansas routinely places first in the total number of winter wheat bushels grown by farmers. And while Kansas State…

Winter Wheat: Act Fast to Secure Seed By: 06/24/2014 @ 9:15pm

Before the 2014 wheat harvest has finished for farmers in Texas, Oklahoma, Colorado, and Kansas, the 2015 crop is…

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Top Forage Winter Wheat By: 04/07/2014 @ 1:55pm

Willow Creek forage winter wheat, an awnless variety developed at Montana State University, offers benefits to Northern livestock growers.Like other fall-seeded winter cereal crops, the forage winter wheat…

Topdress Wheat by Feekes Growth Stage 5 By: 04/01/2014 @ 12:42pm

Winter wheat in the Central Plains has been slower than usual to break dormancy, thanks to colder than normal temperatures this winter. Now that the crop is beginning to green up and grow, farmers are…

Good stewardship = Great premiums? By: 03/07/2014 @ 3:07pm

Melvin Hall makes the final adjustments on the 54-foot single-pass no-till air drill he’s using to directly seed hard red winter wheat into spring wheat stubble.  By spring, he will make a herbicide…

Top secrets: 100-bushel wheat By: 03/07/2014 @ 2:35pm

To be honest, all growers don’t get 100 bushels an acre. In the whole state of Kentucky, the average yield is just about 80 bushels. But if you want to have a chance of placing in the Kentucky state wheat…

5 ways to produce winning wheat yields By: 03/07/2014 @ 2:28pm

Over the past 25 years, brothers Brad and Chuck Minton, Hopkinsville, Kentucky, have been able to produce record wheat yields. New technology has enabled them to triple their wheat yields to an average of 80…

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