Plains Grains August 11 Harvest Summary For Hard Red Winter Wheat
Date Posted: August 11, 2017
This 2017 HRW harvst summary report of August 11, which includes a August 8 drought monitor map and a separate breakout report from the South Dakota Wheat Commission, was compiled and supplied by Mark Hodges, executive director, Plains Grains, Inc. (PGI), Stillwater, OK.
Harvesting in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Colorado, and Nebraska is 100% complete.
Havesting in South Dakota was reported to be 99% complete.
Vast areas in Montana, North Dakota, and South Dakota also remain gripped in various levels of drought (i.e., moderate, severe, extreme, and exceptional).
PGI is a private, nonprofit wheat marketing organization dedicated to providing the link between producers of hard red winter (HRW) wheat, grain companies, and foreign and domestic flour millers to benefit all segments of the wheat industry.
It serves the Great Plains and PNW states of Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, and Wyoming and are guided by a board of directors who represent these states.