Rotational Crops

Like any crop, wheat should be grown as part of entire crop production system. Decisions made throughout the production system will impact the success of the winter wheat crop. On this page, you will find information that would be beneficial to your overall cropping system.

Oilseed Crop Resources

Pulse Cropping Resources

WSU Wilke Research Extension Farm

Enterprise Budget for Intermediate Rainfall Region Available

The Extension publication “Enterprise Budgets: Wheat & Canola Rotations in Eastern Washington Intermediate Rainfall (12-16″) Zone (Oilseed Series)” is now available as well as the accompanying Excel spreadsheet workbook. This budget and the low rainfall version and its workbook are powerful tools to calculate and compare the short and long-term economics of including canola in a cereal rotation

Cover Cropping and Companion Cropping for the Inland Pacific Northwest

The Extension publication “Cover Cropping and Companion Cropping for the Inland Pacific Northwest: First Steps in a Feasibility Study” is now available. This project was an initial feasibility study for cover- and companion-crop mixes in a dryland cropping zone that depends heavily on winter precipitation.

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