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Spring Wheat Tour Final: 44.8 BPA
Thu Jul 25, 2013 03:29 PM CDT

FARGO, N.D. (DTN) -- Scouts experienced deja vu on the final day of the Hard Red Spring and Durum Wheat Tour. Despite widespread flooding, delayed planting and prevented planting reports, the tour's total spring wheat yield estimate of 44.8 bpa matched last year's final total spring wheat estimate exactly.

By the end of the tour, scouts had visited 472 fields across North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota. Of those, 433 were hard red spring, which was estimated at 44.9 bpa, once again matching the final hard red spring average from last year. Last year, ...

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