Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Wednesday, 05 August 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Wednesday
Low  69°
High 97°
Thursday
Low  70°
High 100°
Friday
Low  71°
High 100°
Saturday
Low  71°
High 100°
Sunday
Low  68°
High 98°
Monday
Low  68°
High 94°
Tuesday
Low  67°
High 88°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 70°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Rain Slows Wheat Harvest As Cutting Spreads Across The State
06/24/2014

 Widespread rain across Kansas has again stalled the winter wheat harvest with nearly a quarter of the state's crop now in the bin.
 
     The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that parts of Kansas received a half-inch to 2 inches of rain on Sunday. Some areas are also reporting hail and wind damage.
 
     The report shows 24 percent of the Kansas wheat has now been cut. That is well ahead of the 7 percent reported at the same time last year, but behind the 34 percent average.
 
     About 66 percent of the wheat is mature and ready to harvest. That is typical for late June.
 
     In southwestern Kansas, farmer Jason Ochs said a lot of the best wheat in the area got hailed out Sunday around Syracuse.
 

 

© AP
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
Bee Jay Batboy Critically Injured
Liberal Bee Jay Bat Boy Passes Away
Bee Jays Win Wild One After Protest
Heartfelt Win on a Heartbreaking Day
Cargill To Close Garden City Plant, Move To Guymon
Bee Jays Win then Learn Kaiser Passed Away
Bee Jays Use Late Night to Knock Out Newton
Bee Jays Burst into Championship Week
Kaiser Carlile To Be Honored Tonight In Wichita
Truckers Come Together For Kaiser
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Truckers Come Together For Kaiser
Ashley Furniture Raises Money For Bright Futures
Kaiser Carlile To Be Honored Tonight In Wichita
Kelby Gets the Call Up
Bee Jays Fondly Remember Kaiser Carlile
Bee Jays Win then Learn Kaiser Passed Away
Liberal Bee Jay Bat Boy Passes Away
Heartfelt Win on a Heartbreaking Day
Bee Jay Batboy Critically Injured
Three BJ's Named First Team All Jayhawk
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

©2015 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