As the industry’s export market development organization, U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) promotes the specific benefits of all six classes of U.S. wheat in competitive markets and works to demonstrate the functional quality, value and reliability of U.S. wheat. USW has an undisputed reputation for transparency and dedication to service. USW strives to be a valuable resource and partner to our export customers, in ways that provide a significant return on farmer and federal investment in wheat export market development.
Recent examples of our work are shared below. Please check back regularly for new success stories.
Just as the 2016 wheat harvest was starting, a farmer in Washington state discovered and reported rogue wheat plants genetically modified to be “Roundup...MORE DETAILS
The West African nation of Angola is making good progress in its desire to improve food security for a rapidly growing population, currently estimated at 24.5...MORE DETAILS
U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) represents the interests of U.S. wheat farmers in international markets. As it does with all U.S. wheat importing customers, USW...MORE DETAILS
In the early 1960s, U.S. wheat farmers reached out through Western Wheat Associates (WWA) to build new partnerships with Taiwan. After many visits, WWA opened an...MORE DETAILS
With the advantage of proximity to U.S. Gulf ports, Venezuela has been a relatively stable buyer of U.S. wheat for many years. In fact, USDA Foreign Agricultural...MORE DETAILS