is part of the Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

  • American Agriculturist
  • Beef Producer
  • Corn and Soybean Digest
  • Dakota Farmer
  • Delta Farm Press
  • Farm Futures
  • Farm Industry news
  • Indiana Prairie Farmer
  • Kansas Farmer
  • Michigan Farmer
  • Missouri Ruralist
  • Nebraska Farmer
  • Ohio Farmer
  • Prairie Farmer
  • Southeast Farm Press
  • Southwest Farm Press
  • The Farmer
  • Wallaces Farmer
  • Western Farm Press
  • Western Farmer Stockman
  • Wisconsin Agriculturist

Northeast Texas wheat yields post record yields

In spite of multiple freezes, 2014 wheat harvest may “be one for the record books,” for Northeast Texas farmers.

As producers completed harvest in early July, some reported yields approaching triple digits with most averaging 80 bushels per acre or better. Timely rain, little disease pressure and a bit of luck helped the area produce its third good crop in a row.

June rainfall may have extended harvest season a bit, but farmers said they ran the combines between showers to get the crop in.

Wheat across the Southwest has not fared as well with yields limited by prolonged drought and freeze damage late in the season.


Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.