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Forecast: Kansas farmers will harvest bountiful wheat crop

May. 12, 2021 17:50 PM EDT

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas farmers are expected to harvest a bountiful winter wheat crop this season, according to a government forecast released Wednesday. The National Agricultural Statistics Service estimated that the Kansas wheat crop will come in at 331 million...

Forecast for spring: Nasty drought worsens for much of US

Mar. 18, 2021 17:18 PM EDT

With nearly two-thirds of the United States abnormally dry or worse, the government’s spring forecast offers little hope for relief, especially in the West where a devastating megadrought has taken root and worsened. Weather service and agriculture officials warned of...