5/2/2018 3:01:00 PM/Categories: Popular Posts, Videos, Original, Grains, Wheat, National News
The winners were just announced for the 2017 National Wheat Yield Contest. 22 of them are WestBred growers. Lane Nordlund caught up with one of those growers and discussed how Westbred wheat is changing the game.
Entry forms for the 2018 contest must be entered online by 5:00 EST on May 15 (winter wheat) or August 1 (spring wheat). Early registration ends April 1 (winter wheat) and June 15 (spring wheat). The NWYC is sponsored by the National Wheat Foundation. Visit WheatFoundation.org to read more and enter the contest.
U.S. Senator Steve Daines recognized Chris Kolstad of Liberty County for his years of dedication to Montana agriculture.
Producers may see a reduction in forage production on their pastures and rangeland.
The Council recognized Mattelin for five years of service during the organization’s 15th International Marketing Conference and 58th Annual Membership Meeting in Houston, Texas.
Water rights are the cornerstone of our agricultural economy and without action on the Compact, the consequences for water users, farmers, and ranchers will be dire.