Sunday, 07 February 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Sunday
Low  24°
High 53°
Monday
Low  25°
High 47°
Tuesday
Low  29°
High 60°
Wednesday
Low  32°
High 67°
Thursday
Low  30°
High 63°
Friday
Low  32°
High 69°
Saturday
Low  35°
High 60°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 37°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Corn Crop Maturing Slowly
09/04/2013

A new report from the National Agricultural Statistics Service shows the Kansas corn crop maturing far more slowly than normal.
 
     The agency said in its weekly update Tuesday that just 4 percent of the crop has matured, well behind last year's figure of 60 percent and an early-September average of 33 percent.
 
     Corn condition is rated as 30 percent poor to very poor, while 31 percent is considered in fair shape. About 32 percent of the crop is in good condition, and 7 percent is rated excellent.
 
     About 30 percent of the sorghum is turning color now. About 83 percent of the soybeans are setting pods.

 

© 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.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Liberal Woman Injured In Kearney County Accident
2 Vehicle Accident Sends Man To Wichita Hospital
Title Up For Grabs In 67th Annual Pancake Race
Residential Fire Keeps Liberal Firefighters Busy
Men's Pacer Race Field Is Full
Bee Jays Tab Former Cub as their Manager
Co-Op Heroes Receive Power and Hope Award
Kansas Law Limits Options for College Name
Board Taps Local Talent to Emcee Talent Show
Pancake Day Festivities Begin Saturday
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Amparan Crowned New Miss Liberal
2016 Pancake Day Parade Results
2016 Pancake Day Talent Show Winners
Last Place Cloud Sinks Saints
Lady Saints Shoot Blanks in Concordia
2016 Pancake Day Eating, Flipping Results
Green Leads Liberal Over Great Bend
Great Bend Rallies Past Liberal Girls
Friday's Scores
Saints Baseball Comeback Cut Short in Dallas
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 Kansas Lottery

©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