Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Thursday, 30 October 2014
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Oklahoma Wheat Harvest In Full Swing
05/21/2012

 Harvest is now under way of wheat in
Oklahoma with officials and farmers optimistic that the 2012 crop
will far surpass last year's drought-ravaged crop.
     Debbie Wedel (WAY'-dul) with the Oklahoma Wheat Commission says
nearly 155 million bushels are expected to be harvested - up from
70.4 million last year.
     The 2011 crop was the smallest since the 1950s.
     Wheat farmer David Gammill of Chattanooga, Oklahoma says he's
getting 30 to 40 bushels per acre after averaging 9 last year.
     Gammill said prices are about $6 per bushel - with the
break-even point about $5 per bushel.

 

© Associated Press
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Wreck Claims The Life Of A Forgan Man
Seward County Crash Injures Motorcyclist
Man Found Dead At Dodge City Fairgrounds
Two Former BJ's Help Giants to World Series
Liberal Proves Fabulous on Fourth Down in Win
Trick or Treat Street At SCCC/ATS Thursday Oct. 30
SWMC Auxiliary Honors Nursing Students With Scholarships
Prospects Dim In Settling Monsanto Case
Friday's Scores
LHS Boys and Girls Runners Make State
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Thursday's Games
Lady Saints Ranked #20 in NJCAA Poll
Eat Out at Ruffino’s for United Way
City Commission Meets, Accepts Grants and Gifts Awards
Liberal Gets Monkey Off their Backs in Great Bend Win
Pratt Outlasts Seward
Coaches Pick Saints and Lady Saints Second
Warm Weather Spurs Rapid Wheat Growth
SWMC Auxiliary Honors Nursing Students With Scholarships
Warm Temperatures Spur Rapid Winter Wheat Growth
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2014 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group