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  • Fun Thanksgiving Roll Shape: Pumpkins!

    November 27, 2014

    Recipe: Sweet Potato or Pumpkin Rolls from National Festival of Breads website Divide dough into 2 oz. portions. Shape each portion into a ball. Slightly flatten balls into a disc shape. Place on...

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  • Thankful Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

    November 26, 2014

    We often mention Kansas as the top wheat producing state or talk about the reliable supply of high quality wheat grown here year after year. This Thanksgiving, we want to say thank you to our Kansas...

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  • Shutting It Down

    November 26, 2014

    Kansas Researchers Protect Wheat by Preventing Virus Replication Viruses result in yield loss. For example, yield loss due to wheat streak mosaic virus equaled more than 4.25 million bushels in...

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  • $1 billion success in Brazil for U.S. wheat

    November 20, 2014

    U.S. Wheat Associates' education and engagement with millers in Brazil helped generate $1 billion in sales during the 2013/14 marketing year on a $100,000 investment. Read the full story here. Year...

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  • The truth about herbicides in wheat

    November 18, 2014

    Hi.  My name is Jordan, and I grew up on a wheat farm. Now I work for Kansas Wheat at my dream job that I never knew I had. I eat wheat, I've rolled around in wheat, eaten the berries straight from...

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  • You don’t eat enough whole grains

    November 13, 2014

    Dr. Glenn Gaesser, professor and director of the Healthy Lifestyles Research Center at Arizona State University, spoke at the National Association of Wheat Growers/U.S. Wheat Associates Fall Board...

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  • By the Numbers: National Bread Month

    November 13, 2014

    What better place to enjoy November as National Bread Month than Kansas? Kansas wheat farmers grow more wheat than those in any other state, earning our state the nickname “America’s Breadbasket.”...

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  • Wheat Breeder, Wheat Miller, Make Me a Match

    November 11, 2014

    Overseas Varietal Analysis Program Tests Wheat Varieties for End Product Use 2013 results from the U.S. Wheat Associates’ Overseas Varietal Analysis program were presented at the National...

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  • Farmer led committee seeks innovative research proposals

    November 6, 2014

    Click here for an audio version. Applications for research projects that can enhance Kansas wheat producers' profitability are currently being accepted by the Kansas Wheat Commission, Kansas Wheat...

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  • Breaking Bread and Sharing Learnings

    November 6, 2014

    Nutrition Expert Recollects on Wheat Safari Adventures I met Christine Palumbo at the 2014 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo. This Chicago-based registered dietitian nutritionist...

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