Report: Kansas wheat harvest nearly half finished
June 25, 2017
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The winter wheat harvest has almost reached the halfway mark in Kansas.
That is the word Monday from the National Agricultural Statistics Service. The agency says the 48 percent now harvested in the state, about average for this time of year.
Harvest activity is now in full swing across Kansas.
About 87 percent of the wheat grown in southeast Kansas is now in the bin, with about 81 percent harvested in south-central Kansas and 64 percent in central Kansas.
Cutting has now started in the northwest part of the state where 2 percent of the crop has been cut.
The agency r...