DEVILS LAKE, N.D. (DTN) -- Scouts saw more good quality spring wheat on the second day of the Wheat Quality Council's Hard Red Spring Wheat Tour.
Scouts sampled wheat in western and northern parts of North Dakota on Wednesday and estimated an average yield of 47.3 bushels per acre, up from 44.6 bpa last year. The average includes a mix of spring, winter and durum wheat.
Spring wheat yield averaged 48.4 bpa with a high yield of 83.9 bpa and a low yield of 24 bpa from 150 fields. That compares to last year's 45 bpa average.
Scouts saw 14 ...