Kansas harvest picks up with dry weather conditions
More than a quarter of the Kansas corn crop has been harvested.
The USDA says 27 percent of the crop is in and 32 percent is rated good-to-excellent.
Four percent of soybeans are in and 23 percent good-to-excellent.
Eight percent of the winter wheat crop has been planted, 5 percent behind last year.
Sorghum harvest is at 7 percent with 32 percent of the crop good-to-excellent.
Pasture and range conditions are 18 percent good-to-excellent.
Topsoil moisture is 32 percent adequate-to-surplus, and subsoil moisture is 25 percent adequate.