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Harvest Report – August 30, 2019

Harvest Report – August 30, 2019

August 30, 2019


HRW harvest is nearly complete and the latest samples helped improve test weight,1000 kernel weight and slightly increased protein. Initial tests of HRS samples showed average protein content of 14.7%, test weight average of 60.6 lb/bu (79.7 kg/hl) and falling number of 375. Both HRS and northern durum harvest remain behind normal. SW weighted averages indicate slightly higher protein of 10.1% (12% moisture basis) compared to 10.0% last week and slightly lower moisture content of 9.7%.

This Week’s #WheatHarvest19 Round-Up


“We made it to the home stretch! Finishing up #WheatHarvest19 with some HWS.@dustfrmer @dustfrmboy.” via @IdahoMtnWheat in Idaho
“#wheatharvest19 with my favorite purple grain truck. #Skol@Vikings @DailyNorseman @SkolMemes @KFAN1003.” via @6dollarwheatguy in Minnesota
“Had to stop and take a #Momentofjoy and appreciate this. What a beautiful day to be out in the field!#wheatharvest19 #nofilterneeded #bluesky.” via @CasselSarah in North Dakota
“67 acres remain and we will have finally finished! #wheatharvest19 #SaturdayVibes.” via @duling10 in Oregon

Follow #WheatHarvest19 on social media for daily coverage throughout the U.S. wheat harvest season.

Source: U.S. Wheat Associates