2020-2021 Wheat Reports

2020-2021 Wheat Reports

3-13: Roland Rushman, owner of Rushman seeds and a farmer in Gurley talks about the Nebraska Pea & Lentil Board – Roland Rushman 3-13

3-6: Janice Cooper, marketing director of the Wheat Marketing Center in Oregon talks about wheat, quality, and how pandemic went for them – Janice Cooper 3-6

2-26: Bob Delsing of Hemingford attended the Wheat Industry Annual Conference held on Feb. 22-25 in Dallas, Texas – Bob Delsing 2-26

2-20: UNL’s new wheat breeder will be Dr. Katherine Frels, she talks about past experience and where she would like to see the wheat program go at HPAL – Dr. Katherine Frels 2-20

2-13: Sharon Davis, Program Director with Home Baking Association, talks about Bake and Take and some trends in baking – Sharon Davis 2-13

2-6: Amanda Easterly Neb Extension research assistant professor at the lab was at the recent NWB meeting – Amanda Easterly 2-6

1-30: The Nebraska Wheat Board meeting is on Feb. 3 and Royce Schaneman executive director of the board is joining us for an overview of what will be going on – Royce Schaneman 1-30

1-23: US Wheat Associations Claire Hutchins visits about WASDE wheat report – Claire Hutchins 1-23

1-16: Chris Cullan a wheat grower in Hemingford attended  The Nebraska Crop Improvement Association held its annual meeting on Jan. 12, in Kearney – Chris Cullan 1-16

1-9: Amanda Spoo, director of communications at U.S. Wheat discusses wheat film to be released on Jan. 12 on the US Wheat Facebook page – Amanda Spoo

1-2: Sharon Davis with the Home Baking Association talks about how baking was implemented throughout 2020 – Sharon Davis 1-2

12-26: Roland Rushman talks about the new Pea and Lentil Board – Roland Rushman 12-26

12-19: Executive Secretary for the NE Wheat Growers Association, Sarah Ahrens, discussing the annual meeting held this past week – Sarah Ahrens 12-19

12-12: Dalton Henry, VP of Policy for U.S. Wheat Associates, discusses the recent reauthorization of the Grain Standards Act and what that means for wheat growers – Dalton Henry 12-12

12-5: Steve Knox with NE Crop Improvement Association, discussing the upcoming NE Seed Improvement Conference – Steve Knox 12-5

11-28: Board Chair, Bob Delsing, discussing the meeting they held last week – Bob Delsing 11-28

11-21: Region 4 Director, Kent Lorens, discussing the recent U.S. Wheat Associates meeting that took place last week – Kent Lorens 11-21

11-14: NWGA President, Brian Schafer, discussing the recent national fall meeting – Brian Schafer 11-14

11-7: Ag Promotions Coordinator for the NE Wheat Board, Sarah Ahrens, discussing membership renewal and their upcoming annual meeting – Sarah Ahrens 11-7

10-31: President of the Wheat Foods Council, Tim O’Conner, discussing their approach to domestic marketing during the coronavirus pandemic – Tim O’Conner 10-31

10-24: Emma Goosic, Ambassador for the NE Wheat Board, talking about her experience with the program – Emma Goosic 10-24

10-17: Jenny Howsden discussing her involvement in the Nebraska Wheat board’s wheat ambassador program – Jenny Howsden 10-17

10-10: Nathan Mueller, NE Extension cropping systems educator in Saline, Jefferson, and Gage counties, giving a wheat planting update for SE NE – Nathan Mueller 10-10

10-3: Josh Tonsager, VP of Policy and Communication for NAWG, breaks down the details and application process for wheat growers with CFAP 2 – Josh Tonsager 10-3

9-26: Tyson Narjes, NWB District 2 Director, giving a planting update – Tyson Narjes 9-29

9-19: Bob Delsing, NWB Chair, giving a planting update – Bob Delsing 9-19

9-18: Amanda Spoo, Director of Communications for U.S. Wheat Associates, discusses USW’s 40 year anniversary campaign – Amanda Spoo 9-18

9-6: Courtney Shreve, Director of Outreach Education for the NE Farm Bureau Foundation, discussing the Nebraska Ag in the Classroom program – Courtney Shreve 9-6

8-29: Dr. Stephen Baenziger, Small Grain Breeder at UNL, discussing the release of two new varieties – Dr. Stephen Baenziger 8-29

8-22: Mark Hodges, Executive Director of Plains Grains, Inc., giving a harvest update/recap – Mark Hodges 8-22

8-15: Amanda Easterly, Research Assistant Professor of Agronomy and Horticulture, discussing the results of this year’s winter wheat variety trials – Amanda Easterly 8-15

8-8: Steve Knox, NE Crop Improvement, talks about the latest crop brochure –  Steve Knox 8-8

8-1: Chad Shelton, Global Director of Innovative Technology for Allbaugh LLC, discussing how the CoAXium Wheat Production System helps growers control tough winter annual grasses in winter wheat – Chad Shelton 8-1

7-25: Lupe Comparan, Grain Originator at Frenchman Valley Coop in Chappell, NE, talks about brand new 2 million bushel facility – Lupe Comparan 7-25

7-18: Tyson Narjes, District 2 Director, gives a harvest update – Tyson Narjes 7-18

7-11: Kent Lorens, District 4 Director, giving an update on harvest in SW Nebraska – Kent Lorens 7-11

7-4: Brian Schafer, NWGA President, giving an update on harvest as it gets underway for 2020 – Brian Schafer 7-4