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Spring Wheat Tour - Day 2
Wed Jul 24, 2013 09:50 PM CDT

DEVILS LAKE, N.D. (DTN) -- Scouts spent a long day sweeping through 191 fields in northern, northwest, and north-central North Dakota on the second day of the Hard Red Spring and Durum Wheat Tour. Despite widespread sightings of flooded, delayed, and prevented planting acres, scouts found above average yields and little insect or disease pressure.

Hard red spring wheat was estimated at 45.1 bpa, just below last year's estimated average of 45.5 bpa, but still well above the 10-year trend line. The two-day total for the spring wheat tour this year averaged the exact ...

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