We have tried to collect some of the most recent information produced by the Australian Government to help you understand Australian's current Wheat Growing Outlook. Below you will see:
Check out these stats in the 2011-2012 Washington Wheat Facts downloadable brochure.
Check out this and other states in the Australian Crop Report - February 2012.
- Australia plants their wheat crops as early as April but generally in May and June.
- With a gestation period of 120 days they will be harvesting their wheat in September and October.
- A great report on the outlook of the seasonal climate: https://www.agric.wa.gov.au/newsletters/sco
Australian Wheat Regions
Australian Wheat Grades
APW1=Australian Premium White
ASW1=Australian Standard White
(These grades are used on the AWB Daily Prices)
The following charts indicates the Australian Rainfall Deciles (current vs. average). The green outlines represent the Australian wheat regions. The right represents the legend for these maps. Last month is highlighted below in gray.
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