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9/30/2014
All Wheat Stocks Stored in Northwest Region Down 5 Percent from Last Year.
9/26/2014
USDA Announces Information on ARC, PLC Programs
9/24/2014
2014 Winter Wheat Production Estimates by Class
9/24/2014
2014 Spring Wheat Production Estimates by Class
9/9/2014
USDA: Farm Debt Ratio Remains at 40 Year Lows
9/4/2014
USDA Announces Harvest Prices for 2014 Crop Year Small Grains and Canola Revenue Products
9/4/2014
Precipitation Slowed Harvest in Idaho
8/13/2014
Supplemental Coverage Option Available in the Pacific Northwest
7/8/2014
Governor Re-Appoints Jerry Brown to Idaho Wheat Commission
7/8/2014
Genesee Joe Anderson Appointed to Idaho Wheat Commission
7/8/2014
Ned Moon Elected to Lead Idaho Wheat Commission
6/11/2014
2014 Field Days
6/10/2014
USDA Speeding Up Biotech Approval Process
5/9/2014
World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates
4/25/2014
Japanese Milling Executives Take Coast to Coast Look at U.S. Wheat Crop
4/23/2014
U.S. Wheat Market Share Projected to Keep Slipping
4/23/2014
U.S. hard red winter ratings slip in key states
4/1/2014
All Wheat Stocks Stored in Northwest Region Down 3 Percent from Last Year.
1/22/2014
Idaho Winter Wheat Planted Down from 2013
1/22/2014
Year’s First National Water Forecast Predicts Limited Supply West of the Continental Divide
1/9/2014
Mark Your Calendars for 2014 Cereal Schools
1/3/2014
5th Annual Soil Health Symposium
10/1/2013
U.S. 2013 all wheat production up slightly
10/1/2013
129,000 Pound Truck Route Administrative Rules Public Hearings
10/1/2013
Doctors Say Changes In Wheat Do Not Explain Rise Of Celiac Disease
9/13/2013
TAIWAN FLOUR MILLERS TO SIGN $484 MILLION WHEAT DEAL
8/14/2013
USDA August Crop Production Report: Corn Production Up 28% From 2012
8/2/2013
U.S. Wheat Still a Hot World Commodity
7/19/2013
2013 Schedule of Crop Tours/Field Days
7/2/2013
Resistance Gene Found Against Ug99 Wheat Rust Pathogen
7/2/2013
US heatwave damages some crops, but Midwest spared
7/2/2013
Farmers, Customers Welcome Public Government Response to GM Wheat Investigation
7/2/2013
Idaho Wheat Commission Meeting Notice
6/5/2013
U.S. Wheat Associates and NAWG Statement Response to USDA Announcement
4/15/2013
Idaho Wheat Commissioner Participates in Governor’s Trade Mission to Asia
4/9/2013
Continued Dry Spell Affects Water Supply Outlook
4/3/2013
2012 Idaho Wheat Variety Survey
4/3/2013
Idaho Crop Residue Burning Program
3/14/2013
Gasoline, Diesel Fuel Prices Starting to Fall
2/11/2013
U.S. 2013 Wheat Carryover Down 3% From January
2/4/2013
2013 Southern Idaho Direct Seed Conference
11/20/2012
Egypt Expected to Buy U.S. Wheat
9/28/2012
Japanese Flour Millers to Evaluate PNW Wheat Quality
9/12/2012
USDA Announces Harvest Prices for 2012 Crop Year
7/20/2012
IWC 2012 Wheat Variety Survey
7/20/2012
Crop Tours/Field Days Schedules
7/12/2012
Idaho Winter Wheat Production Down 4 Percent from Last Year
7/12/2012
Scoular acquires grain facilities in Idaho
6/29/2012
USDA Reports Spring Wheat Down From 2011
6/26/2012
Governor Re-Appoints Joe Anderson to Idaho Wheat Commission
6/5/2012
Farm Service Agency to Close Four Idaho County Offices
6/5/2012
USDA Upbeat on Wheat Exports
6/5/2012
Idaho Wheat Commission Meeting Notice
3/14/2012
Low Falling Number Webinar
2/15/2012
Wireworm Webinar Offered to Idaho& Washington Wheat Growers
2/15/2012
Direct Seed Workshop slated for March 8 in Idaho Falls
2/15/2012
Educational Webinar Series
1/6/2012
Idaho’s Agricultural Research Enhanced through Multi-Million Dollar Endowements
10/12/2011
Nematode Seminar Offered to Idaho Wheat Growers
9/26/2011
Taiwan Agricultural Trade Goodwill Mission Team to Visit Idaho
Friday, September 05, 2014
Japanese Milling Managers to Visit Idaho
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Winter Wheat Production in Northwest Region Down 19 Percent from Last Year

Idaho planted 780,000 acres of winter wheat in 2014, unchanged from 2013. Harvested area, at 730,000 acres, is down 10,000 acres from 2013. Winter wheat production in Idaho is 58.4 million bushels, down 8 percent from last year with yield estimated at 80.0 bushels per acre, down 6.0 bushels per acre from 2013.

Idaho planted 480,000 acres of spring wheat in 2014, down 50,000 acres from 2013. Harvested area, at 455,000 acres, is down 55,000 acres from 2013. Spring wheat production in Idaho is 34.6 million bushels, down 12 percent from last year with yield estimated at 76.0 bushels per acre, down 1.0 bushel per acre from 2013.

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