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Published July 01, 2010, 09:09 AM

North Dakota Wheat Stocks Up

The Agriculture Department says wheat stocks are up in North Dakota.

By: Associated Press, WDAZ

FARGO, N.D. (AP) - The Agriculture Department says wheat stocks are up in North Dakota.

Stocks of spring wheat, durum wheat and winter wheat on June 1 totaled 123 million bushels, up 68 percent from the same time in 2009 and the highest June 1 level in eight years.

On-farm stocks were estimated at 87 million bushels, up 81 percent over the year, while off-farm stocks were pegged at 36.2 million bushels, up 44 percent.

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