Winter wheat harvest continues in Kansas


Winter wheat harvest continues in Kansas

Warmer and dry conditions helped Kansas farmers progress with winter wheat harvest.

The USDA says 59 percent is in with 29 percent rated good-to-excellent.

Corn is in 59 percent good-to-excellent shape.

Soybeans are rated at 65 percent good-to-excellent with 82 percent of the crop emerged.

Cotton is rated 40 percent good-to-excellent; sorghum is seen at 54 percent good-to-excellent.

Pasture and range conditions are 44 percent good-to-excellent.

Topsoil moisture was 55 percent and subsoil moisture was 58 percent adequate-to-surplus.