The soft white harvest continues in Idaho,
Oregon, and Washington, where no measurable rain has been reported in the
major wheat producing areas. This week's 119 soft white samples consist
of 29% from western, north central, and northeastern Oregon, 38% from western,
north central, and southeastern Washington, and 35% from southern Idaho.
This week's weighted averages indicate good test weight at 60.9 lb/bu
(80.1 kg/hl) compared to 60.7 lb/bu (79.9 kg/hl) last week, low moisture
content at 9.9% compared to 10.4% last week, low protein at 9.7% compared
to 9.5% last week, and sound falling number value at 319 seconds compared
to 313 last week.