USDA sets crop loan amounts

The Commodity Credit Corp. has announced this year's county loan rates for wheat, corn, grain sorghum, soybeans and other crops.

The national loan rates for major Kansas crops are:

* Wheat, $2.94 per bushel

* Corn, $1.95 per bushel

* Sorghum, $1.95 per bushel

* Soybeans, $5 per bushel

The rates are posted on the Farm Service Agency website: