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NAWG Weekly Updates, February 21, 2019

The 2019 Commodity Classic is scheduled for February 29th to March 2nd at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. As a result, NAWG will not be sending out its weekly updates next week. The schedule for the conference can be found  here.  In Memory of Mike Harper, FMC The National Association of Wheat…

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U.S. Wheat Associates Board of Directors Elect Officers for 2019/20

WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) board of directors elected new officers for the 2019/20 (July to June) fiscal year at their meeting Feb. 15, 2019, in Washington, D.C. The board elected Rhonda K. Larson of East Grand Forks, Minn., as Secretary-Treasurer; Darren Padget of Grass Valley, Ore., as Vice Chairman; and Doug…

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Michael Anderson Joins the U.S. Wheat Associates West Coast Office Team

For Immediate Release:          June 21, 2018 Contact:         Steve Mercer, USW Vice President of Communications, (703) 650-0251, smercer@uswheat.org Online Version:         http://bit.ly/MTAnderson Michael Anderson Joins the U.S. Wheat Associates West Coast Office Team PORTLAND, Oregon — U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) is happy to announce that…

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Wheat Letter – May 17, 2018

May 17, 2018 Even with Lower HRW Outlook, U.S. Wheat Production Called Up for 2018/19 By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst With the small, stressed hard red winter (HRW) wheat crop getting the lion’s share of attention, it was an initial surprise to read in USDA’s May World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) that…

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U.S. Wheat Associates Price Report

Friday, May 4, 2018 Read the full report as a PDF KCBT wheat futures closed the week sharply higher after Wheat Quality Council scouts forecast lower hard red winter (HRW) production in drought-stricken Kansas and Oklahoma. Spring wheat planting progress pressured MGEX futures, but continued strength in new crop sales limited losses. CBOT May wheat…

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JOINT PRESS RELEASE: Wheat Grower Organizations: Enforcing Trade Rules is Best Done Within the Rules

For Immediate Release: March 22, 2018  Contact: Steve Mercer, Vice President of Communications, U.S. Wheat Associates, (703) 650-0251, smercer@uswheat.org Caitlin Eannello, Director of Communications, National Association of Wheat Growers, (240) 423-4345, ceannello@wheatworld.org   Wheat Grower Organizations: Enforcing Trade Rules is Best Done Within the Rules Washington, D.C. — While U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) and the National…

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Wheat Letter – March 8, 2018

March 8, 2018 2018/19 U.S. Wheat Planted Area Expected to Increase Despite Dry Conditions By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst Total U.S. planted wheat area will rise 500,000 acres (202,000 hectares) in 2018/19 due to an expected increase in spring wheat area (including durum) according to Joanna Hitchner of the USDA World Agricultural Outlook Board.…

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U.S. Wheat Associates Weekly Price Report

  February 23, 2018 Read the full report as a PDF Much needed precipitation across the U.S. Southern Plains and a larger than expected USDA estimate for U.S. planted wheat area pushed wheat futures lower this week. CBOT March wheat lost 5 cents to $4.52/bu, KCBT fell 9 cents to $4.69/bu, and MGEX dropped 4…

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Wheat Letter – February 22, 2018

Early Estimates Expect 2018/19 Wheat Production to Fall in the Black Sea  By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst USDA will issue its first 2018/19 U.S. wheat production estimate on Feb. 23 at its Annual Agricultural Outlook Forum, rounding out the estimates already available for Northern Hemisphere wheat exporting countries. Following is a by-country summary of…

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Articles of Interest – Thursday, February 22, 2018

Asia-Pacific Imports of High-Protein Wheat Likely to Drop as Regional Output Grows Successful Farming – 2/22/2018 The Asia-Pacific is this year likely to import less of the high-protein wheat use to churn out food such as noodles and pizza as growers in the region ramp up output, traders said. Australia, the world’s No.4 wheat exporter,…

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Articles of Interest – Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Start of 2018 Presents Challenges for Wheat Market Midwest Messenger – 2/20/2018 After seeing some strength in the middle of January the wheat market has had a tough go of things during the past few weeks as a fair amount of selling put some pressure on the futures market. The local basis levels held steady…

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