Wheat variety trial tours to focus on stripe rust, protein

From the Capital Press

The region’s wheat variety trial crop tour season kicks off May 25 with the Columbia County, Wash., conservation tour and runs through July 14, wrapping up with tours in St. John and Lamont.

For the most part, crop conditions look good, said Ryan Higginbotham, Washington State University Extension regional specialist for cereal variety testing. Read the rest of the story here.