winter wheat http://kbia.org en Drought hammers winter wheat across the Plains http://kbia.org/post/drought-hammers-winter-wheat-across-plains-0 <p style="margin-bottom: 12px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: 'PT Sans', sans-serif; line-height: 15px;">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-family: 'PT Sans', sans-serif; line-height: 15px;">Much of the Midwest and the Plains have been battling drought for years. And the current winter wheat crop looks like it will be one of the worst in recent memory, stressing farmers in the heart of the Wheat Belt – from Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Colorado and Nebraska.</span></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:56:42 +0000 Ariana Brocious 55192 at http://kbia.org Drought hammers winter wheat across the Plains Drought hammers winter wheat across the Plains http://kbia.org/post/drought-hammers-winter-wheat-across-plains <p style="margin-bottom: 12px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: 'PT Sans', sans-serif; line-height: 15px;">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-family: 'PT Sans', sans-serif; line-height: 15px;">Much of the Midwest and the Plains have been battling drought for years. And the current winter wheat crop looks like it will be one of the worst in recent memory, stressing farmers in the heart of the Wheat Belt – from Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Colorado and Nebraska.</span></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:29:00 +0000 Ariana Brocious 55191 at http://kbia.org Drought hammers winter wheat across the Plains Tiny variations the key to better wheat at MU research farm [video] http://kbia.org/post/tiny-variations-key-better-wheat-mu-research-farm-video <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">At MU's </span><a href="http://aes.missouri.edu/bradford/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Bradford Research and Extension Center</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, researchers are testing thousands of genetically unique variations of wheat. They'll ultimately insert the best of them into the market as more productive, profitable wheat varieties.</span></p><p> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 17:36:43 +0000 Cade Cleavelin 32841 at http://kbia.org Tiny variations the key to better wheat at MU research farm [video] Winter wheat farmers face pressure; new ballooning record set in Antarctica http://kbia.org/post/winter-wheat-farmers-face-pressure-new-ballooning-record-set-antarctica <p></p><p></p><p>This week, we'll hear how some winter wheat farmers are faring in the new year, and talk to a researcher that helped set a new ballooning record in Antarctica.</p><p> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 01:48:14 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 27803 at http://kbia.org Winter wheat farmers face pressure; new ballooning record set in Antarctica