Harvest Report - September 5, 2008
HRS
Hard red spring harvest is almost complete in the southern half of the region. After a good week of harvest last week, rain has slowed progress this week. Approximately 70% of the samples have been collected. The only significant change in quality to note this week is a slight increase in 1000 kernel weight from 29.8 grams to 30.6 grams.


Hard Red Spring
WHEAT DATA
GRADE FACTORS
Samples
Test Weight
Tested
Expected
Moisture
%
Protein
%
DryBasis Protein*
Dockage
%
TKW
(gm)
FN
(sec)
Grade
lb/bu
kg/hl
FM%
Damage
%
S&B
%
Defects
%
DHV*
%
This Week
237
329
11.9
14.6
1.2
30.6
417
1 NS
60.7
79.8
0.0
0.1
1.3
1.4
Last Week
176
329
11.9
14.7
1.2
29.8
421
1 NS
60.6
79.7
0.0
0.1
1.2
1.3
2007 Final
343
342
12.0
14.8
1.1
30.0
438
1 DNS
60.8
80.0
0.0
0.1
1.2
1.3