FROM THE FILES
Last updated 8/3/2022 at 12:55am
100 years ago
July 27, 1922
Wheat from Flat
best in county
Rattlesnake Flat is turning out the best wehat so far reported for this crop.
B.L. Sutton is reported as getting around 25 bushels per acrew; John Baumann 18 to 20; B.H. Snyder 20 bushels; R.N. Thompson about 20 bushels, and others are in that range. This is for winter wheat.
Yields north and west of Ritzville are not holding up to their normal amount, ranging from eight to 10 or twelve bushels per acre. The winter wheat in this territory was badly injured during the winter...
75 years ago