Crop Report

July 15, 2019 - 7:49 pm
The government's latest crop update says 81% of the winter wheat in Kansas has now been harvested. The National Agricultural Statistics Service said Monday that the wheat harvest is still behind the 95% that would be average for this late in the season. Its report also rated the condition of the...
Read More
April 22, 2019 - 7:07 pm
A new government report gives the Kansas winter wheat crop a mostly upbeat assessment. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that 57% of the wheat in Kansas was in good to excellent condition. About 32% was rated as fair, while 11% was judged to be in poor to very poor shape...
Read More
March 29, 2019 - 7:13 pm
Kansas farmers are planning to plant this spring more corn and soybeans on their land, and fewer acres of sorghum. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Friday that growers intend to seed 5.7 million acres of corn, up 5% from a year ago. Soybean acreage is expected to be 4.95...
Read More
March 25, 2019 - 6:55 pm
The government's latest snapshot gave a mostly upbeat assessment of the winter wheat crop in Kansas amid plentiful soil moisture supplies. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that 7% of the state's wheat is in excellent condition, with another 45% listed in good shape. It...
Read More
March 11, 2019 - 7:17 pm
The government has given the Kansas winter wheat crop a mostly upbeat report card amid plentiful soil moisture supplies. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that 8% of the state's wheat crop is in excellent condition and 32% is rated as good. It said 40% of the crop is in...
Read More
February 25, 2019 - 6:51 pm
A government report shows Kansas winter wheat is doing well with an abundance of moisture this month. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that 97% of the state had adequate to surplus topsoil moisture conditions. About 98% of the state had adequate to surplus subsoil...
Read More
December 03, 2018 - 7:40 pm
The last weekly government report for the 2018 growing season shows fall harvest for the major farm crops in Kansas is nearly finished. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that the corn harvest is 96% in, while soybean harvest stands at 95% complete. About 89% of both...
Read More
July 30, 2018 - 9:58 pm
A new government report shows the major fall crops in Kansas are developing faster than usual. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that nearly half of the corn in Kansas had already reached the dough stage, well ahead of the 29% that would be the average for this time of...
Read More
June 29, 2018 - 5:49 pm
A government report shows Kansas farmers planted fewer acres of corn and soybeans and more sorghum this spring compared to previous season. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Friday that Kansas growers seeded 5.4 million acres of corn this year. That is down 2% from a year ago...
Read More
April 16, 2018 - 6:51 pm
The latest government snapshot shows the Kansas winter wheat crop continues to struggle amid the lack of soil moisture. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday in its weekly update that 46% of the wheat in Kansas is rated as poor or very poor. Another 42% is in fair shape,...
Read More

Pages