A Southeast Nebraska farmer says weather took a toll on his wheat crop.
Steve Wellman tells Brownfield, at best, averaging 45 bushels per acre, which isn’t good. “The winterkill – no cover during the winter from snow – it was exposed and we lost some stand that way.”
He says leading up to harvest last month, he was concerned about feed supplies for his cow/calf operation due to severe drought. “I thought we needed hay.