NC Small Grains Announces 2015/2016 Winter Wheat Yield Winners

AREA II:  Coastal Plain

Region II Winner:                           Vince King

84.49 bushels/acre

Duplin County

Region II 2nd Place:                        Big Bear Creek (Curtis Furr)

81.20 bushels/acre

Stanly County

Region II 3rd Place:                          TNT Family Farms (Timmy & Terry Mills)

76.38 bushels/acre

Nash County

Agent Awards: Edward Blake Sandlin, Duplin County; Lori S. Ivey, Stanly County; Art Bradley, Nash County

AREA III:  Tidewater

Region III Winner:                            Terry Noblitt

86.08 bushels/acre

Camden County

Region III 2nd Place:                         Terry Noblitt

85.74 bushels/acre

Camden County

Region III 3rd Place:                        Barco Brothers, Inc.

82.83 bushels/acre

Currituck County

 Agent Award: Austin Brown, Camden County; Tommy R. Gandy, Currituck County


Statewide and Region I Winner:                AL Baucom, Inc.

101.32 bushels/acre

Union County

Statewide and Region I 2nd Place:              Moore Farm (Johnny Moore)

100.22 bushels/acre

Rowan County

Statewide and Region I 3rd Place:              Phil, Eric & Phillip McClain

97.50 bushels/acre

Iredell County

 Agent  Award:  Andrew Baucom, Union County; Alicia Morgan, Rowan County, Nancy Keith, Iredell County

100 Bushel Wheat Club Awards


AL Baucom, Inc.                                 101.32 bushels/acre

Moore Farm                                       100.22 bushels/acre'

A native of the Texas Panhandle, Rhonda was born and raised on a cotton farm where she saw cotton farming evolve from ditch irrigation to center pivot irrigation and harvest trailers to modules. After graduating from Texas Tech University, she got her start in radio with KGNC News Talk 710 in Amarillo, Texas.