TITLE

Wheat blends reduce risk

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;9/2/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 17, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the use of blending wheat varieties in reducing the risks of yield performance.
ACCESSION #
53742946

 

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