Agriculture

May 13, 2013 10:04 AM

Drought, freezes expected to cut Kansas wheat crop 22 percent

The Kansas wheat crop will fall 22 percent, to 299.7 million bushels, from last year’s 382.2 million bushel harvest, according to a forecast as of May 1 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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