National Wheat Yield Contest Winners2018 National Wheat Yield Contest Winners


National High Yield Winner

Phillip Gross

Adams County, Washington

Yield: 202.53 bushels per acre

Variety: Limagrain Jet

First Place – Winter Wheat Dryland

Travis Freeburg

Kimball, Nebraska

State Rank: 1

Yield: 124.46 bushels per acre

Variety: AgriPro SY Monument

Ed Evertson

Cheyenne, Nebraska

State Rank: 2

Yield: 126.43 bushels per acre

Variety: PlainsGold Antero

Matt Klingman

Deuel, Nebraska

State Rank: 3

Yield: 111.3 bushels per acre

Variety: Husker Genetics Ruth

Second Place – Winter Wheat Dryland

Jesse Green

Lincoln, Oklahoma

State Rank: 1

Yield: 112.69 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB4303

Don Schieber

Tulsa, Oklahoma

State Rank: 2

Yield: 71.72 bushels per acre

Variety: OK Genetics,Inc. Gallagher

Adam Steinert

Garfield, Oklahoma

State Rank: 3

Yield: 51.86 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB4303

Third Place – Winter Wheat Dryland

Rick Horton

Finney, Kansas

State Rank: 1

Yield: 91.09 bushels per acre

Variety- PlainsGold Langin

Tom Pauly

Sedgwick, Kansas

State Rank: 2

Yield: 89.28 bushels per acre

Variety- KWA Zenda

Jerome Wiens

Meade, Kansas

State Rank: 3

Yield: 59.63 bushels per acre

Variety- WestBred WB4303

Forth Place – Winter Wheat Dryland

Brian Cochrane

Franklin Washington

State Rank: 1

Yield: 100.20 bushels per acre

Variety: WaState Curiosity

Nathan Rea

Walla Walla, Washington

State Rank: 2

Yield: 171.87 bushels per acre

Variety: LCS Aymeric & Jet 70/30 blend

John Dixon

Whitman, Washington

State Rank: 3

Yield: 164.81 bushels per acre

Variety: McGregor Seed M-Press

Fifth Place – Winter Wheat Dryland

Randy Bokma

Fergus, Montana

State Rank: 1

Yield: 123.59 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred Keldin

Glenn Todd

Judith Basin, Montana

State Rank: 2

Yield: 109.55 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred Keldin

Robert Grubb

Fergus, Montana

State Rank: 3

Yield: 104.44 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred Keldin

First Place – Winter Wheat Irrigated

Ken Horton

Kearny, Kansas

State Rank: 1

Yield: 111.28 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB-Cedar

Matt Horton

Kearny, Kansas

State Rank: 2

Yield: 106.5 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB4269

Richard Seck

Reno, Kansas

State Rank: 3

Yield: 107.22 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB4303

Second Place – Winter Wheat Irrigated

Jerry Cooksey

Adams, Colorado

State Rank: 1

Yield: 134.90 bushels per acre

Variety: PlainsGold Langin

Dustin Cooksey

Adams, Colorado

State Rank: 2

Yield: 125.87 bushels per acre

Variety: PlainsGold Breck

Third Place – Winter Wheat Irrigated

Lawrence Pedro

Umatilla, Oregon

State Rank: 1

Yield: 194.41 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB4303

Mark Pedro

Umatilla, Oregon

State Rank: 2

Yield: 177.34 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred KELDIN

Kenzie Hansell

Umatilla, Oregon

State Rank: 3

Yield: 172.78 bushels per acre

Variety: Dyna-Gro Impact

Forth Place – Winter Wheat Irrigated

Brock Terrell

Sheridan, Nebraska

State Rank: 1

Yield: 106.72 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB4303

Brett Sorensen

Sheridan, Nebraska

State Rank: 2

Yield: 105.84 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB4462

Matt Klingman

Deuel, Nebraska

State Rank: 3

Yield: 106.61 bushels per acre

Variety: AgriPro AP 503 CL2

Fifth Place – Winter Wheat Irrigated

David Gross

Spokane, Washington

State Rank: 1

Yield: 154.51 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB4311

Phillip Gross

Grant, Washington

State Rank: 2

Yield: 202.53 bushels per acre

Variety: LCS Jet

Larry Carroll – First Place Spring Wheat Irrigated

Morrow, Oregon

State Rank: 1

Yield: 158.93 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred Expresso

Dan Mills – Spring Wheat Irrigated

Umatilla, Oregon

State Rank: 2

Yield: 159.65 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB9350

Keith Gross – Second Place Spring Wheat Irrigated

Adams, Washington

State Rank: 1

Yield: 172.56 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB9662

Terry Wilcox – Third Place Spring Wheat Irrigated

Madison, Idaho

State Rank: 1

Yield: 193.38 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB9668

Monte Leidenix – Fourth Place Spring Wheat Irrigated

Burleigh, North Dakota

State Rank: 1

Yield: 97.07 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB9479

Alex Bishop – Fifth Place Spring Wheat Irrigated

Becker, Minnesota

State Rank: 1

Yield: 85.53 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB9479

First Place – Spring Wheat Dryland

Jon Wert

Hettinger, North Dakota

State Rank: 1

Yield: 103.98 bushels per acre

Variety: Limagrain LCS Trigger

Lorin Haagenson

Benson, North Dakota

State Rank: 2

Yield: 114.02 bushels per acre

Variety: Croplan 3530

Tanner Enger

Mercer, North Dakota

State Rank: 3

Yield: 92.71 bushels per acre

Variety: Croplan 3100

Second Place – Spring Wheat Dryland

Orin Knutson

Marshall, Minnesota

State Rank: 1

Yield: 104.79 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB9590

Paul Solem

Polk, Minnesota

State Rank: 2

Yield: 102.19 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB9590

Jeremy Chandler

Norman, Minnesota

State Rank: 3

Yield: 89.25 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB9479

Third Place – Spring Wheat Dryland

Trevor Stout

Latah, Idaho

State Rank: 1

Yield: 123.26 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB9668 50%/WB9518 50%

Joseph Anderson

Nez Perce, Idaho

State Rank: 2

Yield: 79.29 bushels per acre

Variety: LCS Iron

Forth Place – Spring Wheat Dryland

Brian Schafer

Hayes, Nebraska

State Rank: 1

Yield: 67.95 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB9653

Fifth Place – Spring Wheat Dryland

Jason Beechinor

Walla Walla, Washington

State Rank: 1

Yield: 115.75 bushels per acre

Variety: WestBred WB6121