Kansas Farmers Cutting Alfalfa, Row Crops Doing Well

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

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With the end of winter wheat harvest, Kansas farmers are focusing on their spring-planted crops.

Kansas Agricultural Statistics Service said Monday fieldwork activities for the past week included cutting alfalfa and applying pesticides to row crops.

The agency rated corn condition as 71 percent good to excellent, with 25 percent in fair shape. Just 4 percent of the corn was rated in poor to very poor condition.

Sorghum and soybean crops are also doing well. About 77 percent of the sorghum crop and 74 percent of the soybeans in the state were rated in good to excellent condition.

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