Wheat Crop Snapshot

March 23, 2013 10:28 AM

Farmers provide from-the-field reports

Wheat conditions vary greatly across the country. In the areas that finally received some precipitation, the crop is healthy. For those whose fields are still bone-dry, crop potential looks bleak, according to reports on AgWeb.com’s Virtual Wheat Tour.

A Lawrence County, Ark., farmer says the little bit of wheat that is planted in his area looks OK but needs moisture.

A late-winter rain in McLennan County, Texas, was the shot-in-the-arm the crop needed to emerge.

What about your area? To view more updates and submit your own crop comments, visit www.VirtualWheatTour.com or e-mail wheatcomments@agweb.com.

You can e-mail Sara Schafer at sschafer@farmjournal.com.

Wheat Crop Snapshot

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