Syngenta reminds wheat growers that weather patterns in the Pacific Northwest (PNW) can be anything but predictable, and planning ahead is essential to helping the crop achieve a strong start.
According to early plant insurance coverage, spring wheat planting begins this month, so wheat growers will soon be deciding what their seeding rate will be.
This past fall 2013, many growers found it difficult to plant wheat as early as they would like. It resurrects the question of adjusting cropping strategies that may improve the odds of attaining timely wheat planting.
New soft white winter wheat for Washington (01/02/14)