Soybean

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December 03, 2017 - 3:16 pm
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) - A soy processing plant in Hutchinson has closed, costing 77 people their jobs. CHS Inc. announced Friday that the Hutchinson plant was one of three it was closing as it moves out of soybean protein production. The others were in Creston, Iowa, and its Innovation and...
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November 13, 2017 - 6:01 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The latest crop update from the government shows most major crops have been harvested in Kansas. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that 93% of the corn and 91% of the soybeans have been cut in the state. Sorghum harvest is 77% complete. About 74% of...
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November 09, 2017 - 2:55 pm
A new government forecast says Kansas is on track to harvest record crops of corn and soybeans. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Thursday that the state's corn crop is forecast at 707 million bushels, up 1 percent from last year's production. The increase is due mostly to the...
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November 08, 2017 - 5:36 am
OTTAWA, Kan. (KNSS) - With soybeans at 10 bucks a bushel, rural burglars are diversifying from copper wire and farm trucks. Franklin County Sheriff Jeff Richards says he’s now getting reports of soybean rustling. Sheriff Richards says although some cutting is sometimes mistaken as theft, deliberate...
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July 28, 2017 - 5:00 am
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Drought conditions are getting worse in several states, and extreme heat and weeks with little rain have begun to stress corn, soybeans, wheat and livestock in some areas. The weekly U.S. Drought Monitor released Thursday by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln says nearly 11...
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March 31, 2017 - 4:29 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A government report shows Kansas growers are planning to plant more soybeans and corn this spring. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Friday that soybean acreage in Kansas is expected to be up 23 percent compared to last year with 5 million acres planted. The...
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