Crop tour estimates 40-percent plunge in Kansas wheat output

Kansas farmers sharply scaled back winter wheat sowings because of low market prices, assuring a smaller crop this year than last. Now disease, snowfall, and freeze damage this spring are dragging prospects down even further. The Wheat Quality Council’s annual three-day winter wheat tour pegs the state’s crop at 281.7 million bushels, which would be down… » Read More

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