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First Look at Wheat Yield

May 3, 2013

Here’s what we saw when we opened a wheat plant to see the head (seed structure). It’s too early to confirm yields and what the effect might be from the three late freezes, but so far, so good. The yield is measured by bushel. For wheat, each bushel is figured at 60 pounds of wheat seeds.

Winter Wheat Head in Late April

Winter Wheat Head in Late April

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One Response to “First Look at Wheat Yield”


  1. […] There have been a lot of changes since we took a first look inside the wheat plant stem on May 3. […]


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