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Oklahoma Wheat: Disease, Insect Considerations to Make Before Planting This Fall

Oklahoma Wheat: Disease, Insect Considerations to Make Before Planting This Fall

👤By Bob Hunger and Tom Royer, Oklahoma State University Extension Specialists 🕔Aug 18, 2017

Planting date Much of the winter wheat in Oklahoma is sown with the intent of being used as a dual-purpose crop. In such a system, wheat is grazed by cattle from late fall through late winter/early spring and then harvested

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Wheat Outlook: U.S. Production Trimmed 20.5 Mln Bushels; Exports Unchanged

Wheat Outlook: U.S. Production Trimmed 20.5 Mln Bushels; Exports Unchanged

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

Despite a slight increase in projected hard red winter wheat production, U.S. all wheat production is lowered 20.5 million bushels this month to 1,739.2 million. Drought-affected durum and other spring wheat production forecasts are lowered again this month. Food use

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Texas: Wheat Production Meeting, Bovina, Aug. 31

Texas: Wheat Production Meeting, Bovina, Aug. 31

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Aug 11, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offices in Bailey and Parmer counties will conduct a Small Grains Forage Production/Stocker Cattle Meeting at 9 a.m. Aug.  31 at the XIT Recreation Center, 205 North St. in Bovina. “Wheat planting time is

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WASDE Wheat: U.S. Supplies, Production Lowered

WASDE Wheat: U.S. Supplies, Production Lowered

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 10, 2017

Projected 2017/18 U.S. wheat supplies are decreased this month on lower production, down 21 million bushels to 1,739 million. The August NASS production forecasts for durum and other spring wheat indicated a significant decline compared to last year, primarily due

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Grain Markets: World Wheat Consumption Increases, Spring Wheat in Short Supply

Grain Markets: World Wheat Consumption Increases, Spring Wheat in Short Supply

👤By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Aug 10, 2017

USDA increased its estimates for world wheat production, consumption and trade in its August World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report released today. USDA forecast global wheat production at 743 million metric tons (MMT), 3 percent above the 5-year average

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Nebraska: Changes in Two Wheat Practices Could Lead to Increased Yield

Nebraska: Changes in Two Wheat Practices Could Lead to Increased Yield

👤By Teshome Regassa and Madhav Bhatta, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Specialists 🕔Aug 7, 2017

Fine-tuning wheat production practices such as seeding rate and N application timing and selecting a mix of varieties for a location could significantly improve yield and end-use quality of winter wheat in Nebraska, based on results of University of Nebraska

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Drought Persists in the Plains – Worst Growing Season in 30 Years

Drought Persists in the Plains – Worst Growing Season in 30 Years

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Jul 31, 2017

Last week, Billings Gazette writer Tom Lutey reported that, “The life had been fading from Grant Zerbe’s stunted chickpeas for the better part of a month, and now drought’s hot breath was burning through the final green inch of every

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Wheat Market: Diminishing Low Protein Premiums Add Value to Soft White Export Supplies

Wheat Market: Diminishing Low Protein Premiums Add Value to Soft White Export Supplies

👤By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Jul 27, 2017

Four consecutive years of drought, which shrunk soft white (SW) production and increased average protein levels, had the market rationing demand through low protein premiums. Now, after two years of more normal weather patterns, low protein premiums are quickly disappearing

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Wheat Tour: No Rain, No Yield – DTN

Wheat Tour: No Rain, No Yield – DTN

👤By Emily Unglesbee, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jul 26, 2017

When crop scouts hit the road next week for the Wheat Quality Council’s annual Hard Spring Wheat and Durum Tour, they’ll take plenty of water, said tour organizer and council president Dave Green. It’s a pity they can’t take enough

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Alabama: 2 Wheat Production Meetings, Aug. 14

Alabama: 2 Wheat Production Meetings, Aug. 14

👤By Eddie McGriff, Alabama Regional Extension Agent 🕔Jul 24, 2017

There will be two wheat production meetings geared towards producing high yields on Monday, August 14. There is an opportunity with better wheat prices for wheat/soybeans in growers’ rotation. Speakers will be Dr. Dewey Lee, University of Georgia Professor Emeritus

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