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Wrapping Up the Hard Winter Wheat Tour

May 3, 2012
By: Sara Schafer, Farm Journal Media Business and Crops Editor

The Wheat Quality Council 2012 Hard Winter Wheat Tour wrapped up Thursday. Here are the final numbers from the tour:

2012 Hard winter Wheat Quality Tour

49.1 bu./acre, 608 samples

For the tour, the lowest estimated yield was 8 bu./acre, highest was 120.3 bu./acre

2011: 37.4 bu./acre
2010: 40.7 bu./acre

Most stops ever made, highest average yield in more than a decade.


Find out what these numbers mean, and what wheat growers should do to market their crop:


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PullMyFinger - Chappell, NE
Next year let's use people that know the difference between cheat grass and wheat.
10:33 PM May 7th



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