The Wheat Farmer /
Professional Publications for Farmers and Ag Businesses in the Central Plains
The Wheat Farmer/Row-Crop Farmer newsletter is a monthly publication covering crop production information in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Nebraska and Colorado.
Wheat Varieties for Kansas and the Great Plains—Your Best Choices has been the annual bible on wheat varieties since 1987. You’ll find objective ratings and yield results on all the current wheat varieties for Kansas, Oklahoma, the Texas Panhandle, southern Nebraska, and eastern Colorado. Our ratings reflect the combined judgments of not just one expert, but of the top public and private wheat breeders, agronomists, and plant pathologists from Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Nebraska, and Colorado.
January 2020 Conditions:
Precipitation at the end of 2019, beginning of 2020 improved dry conditions from the southern Great Plains to the north, but severe drought continues west of Garden City and Liberal, Kansas. Drought impacts were modified to long-term only in southwest Colorado due to beneficial snowfall.