Wheat Outlook

  • September 23, 2022 – Spring wheat harvest has reached 94 percent complete, the season ending on strong condition ratings. Winter wheat sowing is underway, running ahead of normal with persistent drought conditions in the Southern Plains.
  • September 13, 2022 – The only change to the U.S. wheat supply and demand balance sheet in the September WASDE was a 25-cent reduction in the season average farm price. World wheat ending stocks saw a slight increase.
  • September 2, 2022 – Spring wheat crop condition ratings are ending the season on a strong note. The area of the Southern Plains covered by drought conditions was little changed this week but the level of intensity showed improvement.
  • August 25, 2022 – Spring wheat condition ratings held steady this week with long term averages. Moisture continues in the forecast for much of the Southern High Plains, despite a lingering La Nina.


Mark Welch
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Economist

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College Station, Texas 77843
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