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Corn harvest about half over in SC Kansas

Nearly half the corn crop in south central Kansas was harvested as of Sunday, according to the US Department of Agriculture

The condition of the state's corn crop was rated 3 percent very poor, 9 percent poor, 27 percent fair, 49 percent good, and 12 percent excellent.

Eighty percent of sorghum had turned color in south central Kansas, ahead of last year and the five-year average. Three percent of the sorghum statewide has been harvested.

Ninety-seven percent of the soybean crop in south central Kansas had pods setting, compared to 100 percent for both last year and the five-year average.

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