Record yield expected for spring wheat in upper Midwest

The annual inspection tour of the spring wheat crop in North Dakota, northwestern Minnesota and northern South Dakota concluded on Thursday with forecasts of a record yield in the region. Sponsored by the Wheat Quality Council, the four-day tour forecast a record yield of 49.9 bushels an acre, topping last year’s 48.6 bushels, says Agweek. Farmers… » Read More

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