FROM THE FILES
Last updated 3/1/2022 at 8:24am
100 years ago
March 2, 1922
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Those who have watched the quotations for wheat have observed that Big Bend Bluestem wheat produced in the Ritzville territory commands a premium of about ten cents a bushel over bluestem wheats produced in other sections of the state and a considerably wider margin over the soft club wheats of the Palouse country.
This is due to the fact that Big Bend Bluestem is coming to be recognized as a much more valuable flour for milling purposes.
In fact, all of this wheat is milled in this country while the s...