Agriculture

April 8, 2014 8:25 AM

Dry spring takes toll on Kansas’ wheat fields

Kansas soil is drying out as the spring rolls on, with subsoil moisture in south central Kansas falling from 66 percent adequate in early March to 44 percent adequate now, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The rest of the soil is considered short or very short of moisture.

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