Four to six weeks ago, expectations were soaring for the 2007 winter wheat crop in Oklahoma. But, as harvest began to near, a quote a colleague shared with Mark Hodges began to edge closer and closer to reality: "There are a lot of things that can happen t
COLBY, Kan. (Dow Jones) -- Although hard red winter wheat in north-central Kansas was clearly damaged by an early April freeze, plants in western parts of the state look better than they have in years, crop scouts said Tuesday after the first day of the 20
Before destroying a stand of freeze-damaged wheat and re-cropping to a summer row crop, producers will have to consider possible herbicide carryover from the wheat crop, says Kansas State University agronomist Dallas Peterson.
About two weeks after the series of hard freezes in early April, it is apparent that the primary tillers of the wheat in much of central and eastern Kansas have been badly damaged, says Jim Shroyer, Kansas State University Research and Extension wheat spec