Monday, 30 May 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Monday
Low  59°
High 86°
Tuesday
Low  56°
High 76°
Wednesday
Low  53°
High 77°
Thursday
Low  53°
High 81°
Friday
Low  55°
High 85°
Saturday
Low  57°
High 87°
Sunday
Low  57°
High 86°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 79°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Kansas Wheat Harvest 80 Percent Finished
06/19/2012

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas farmers have now cut all but 20

 

percent of the state's winter wheat crop, with most of the fields

left to be harvested located in western Kansas.

Kansas Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday in its

weekly update that the harvest was more than two weeks ahead of

last year. Usually just 7 percent of the Kansas crop is cut by this

time in the year.

Northwest Kansas had cut only a quarter of its wheat acreage as

of Sunday, but wheat harvest across most of the state was better

than 90 percent finished.

Meanwhile, the agency reported corn condition declining

slightly.

About 14 percent of the crop now rated as poor to very poor, 41

percent fair, 41 percent good and 4 percent excellent.

 

 

 

 

© Associated Press
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.


RELATED STORIES
Emerging Winter Wheat Blankets Kansas Fields
Heat and Drought Take Toll on Kansas Crops
Kansas Harvest 20 Percent Complete
Rain Boosts Winter Wheat Crop
Kansas Wheat Better than a Year Ago but Needs Rain
Pat Roberts Talks Farm Bill with KSCB  
Hansen Expects Severe Economic Impact from Drought
Cold Temperatures Threaten Wheat Crop
Warm Temperatures Spur Maturation of Wheat Crop
NBP Update:B Shift Kill and Fab canceled; Maintainence, Freezer Loadout, Shipping B&C Regular Start, B Shift Sales Cooler 4pm start
Click Here For All Stories

MOST VIEWED STORIES
July Date Set For Tyrone Teacher
Texas County Authorities Crack Down On Gang Activity
Guymon Man Killed In One Vehicle Accident
2 Vehicle Accident Near Tyrone Causes Minor Injures
Two Arrested For Drugs After Traffic Stop In Texas County
Torando Injures Two, Destroys Home Near Dodge City
Hooker Bus Bursts into Flames in Chickasha
Medical Condition Cause of Accident on Western Ave.
Meade Couple Killed In Motorcycle Accident
State Track Results
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Meade Couple Killed In Motorcycle Accident
Liberal Fire Fighters Battle Residential Fire
KS Supreme Court Rules School Funding Not Enough
Guymon Man Killed In One Vehicle Accident
State Track Results
Liberal's Limon and Alvarado Make All WAC Team
Memorial Day Services Scheduled For Liberal Cemeteries
Texas County Authorities Crack Down On Gang Activity
July Date Set For Tyrone Teacher
Cecil C Milhon Files For County Commission Dist. 1
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group