Congressman Marshall calls President Trump’s proposed crop insurance cuts “disappointing.”
Earlier this week, agricultural groups pushed back against proposed cuts to agriculture proposed by President Donald Trump.
More of the Kansas wheat crop is beginning to turn color in a sure sign that harvest time is getting closer.
Some Kansas farmers are harvesting a different kind of crop, the wind.
China has not imported US beef since a 2003 Mad Cow Disease incident.
The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that about 84 percent of the wheat crop in Kansas was now headed.
Some wheat in western Kansas is standing knee-high again, but farmers say they’re concerned about the damage below the stem.
– The Agriculture Department is forecasting a far smaller U.S. winter wheat crop than a year ago.
Weight loss could cost ranchers millions.
The government’s latest weekly snapshot of crops says the effects of recent snow storms and temperatures are still being assessed.
This year’s wheat harvest is projected to bring in 185 million fewer bushels than last year.
Groups took different routes from Colby to Wichita on Wednesday surveying more than 200 wheat fields.
Participants in the Kansas winter wheat tour say it is too early to know the full extent of storm damage on the state’s crop.
Ag experts say even if some of the wheat crop is gone for good, there could be a chance to plant another crop in its place.
In Lane County, they saw 18 inches of snow, and because of that, many wheat crops are starting to snap.