Harvest Report - August 7, 2009
SRW
The soft red winter harvest is complete. There are fewer samples this year with fewer acres planted and harvested. The analysis of the 295 SRW samples was complete as of July 24, and showed 10.2% protein, 57.8 lb/bu (76.0 kg/hl) test weight, 2.3% damage and falling number value of 321. Compare this to data from 2008 showing 9.8.% protein, 59.7 lb/bu test weight (78.6 kg/hl), 0.8% damage, and a 332 falling number value.


Soft Red Winter
WHEAT DATA
GRADE FACTORS
Samples
Test Weight
Tested
Expected
Moisture
%
Protein
%
Dry Basis Protein*
Dockage
%
TKW
(gm)
FN
(sec)
Grade
lb/bu
kg/hl
FM%
Damage
%
S&B
%
Defects
%
2009 Final
295
350
12.7
10.2
0.9
31.1
321
3 SRW
57.8
76.0
0.0
2.3
0.7
2.9
Last Week
295
350
12.7
10.2
0.9
31.1
321
3 SRW
57.8
76.0
0.0
2.3
0.7
2.9
2008 Final
359
350
13.1
9.8
0.9
35.4
332
2 SRW
59.7
78.6
0.0
0.8
0.4
1.3