WestBred is using Monsanto's resources to roll out improved winter wheat varieties, according to wheat breeder Sid Perry.
WestBred has four new Hard Red Winter wheat varieties it plans to release to farmers in 2017.
This week's Successful Land Sale tracks two auctions in Illinois, plus one in Iowa.
83-year-old Elton Fischer of Seward, Kansas, is finishing his 61st and final wheat harvest.
In this week's Successful Land Sale, we focus on a Poweshiek County sale that brought $7,900. Plus, sales in Illinois, Kansas, Oklahoma, and South Dakota.
From Texas to Kansas, the 2016 wheat harvest is in full swing.
The 100 days between winter wheat harvest and winter wheat planting are a fine time to grow short-season cover crop blends, according to Windom, Kansas, farmer Joe Swanson.
A Miami County farm sold for $9,300 per acre May 28, plus auction action from Illinois and Kansas.
Schrader Auction sold the 9,480-acre TLW Ranch Tuesday for $8.34 million. The ranch covered 14 square contiguous miles.
This week's Successful Land Sale examines a 340-acre auction in western Illinois, plus mixed results in Macon Co., Illinois, and results from Indiana and Kansas.