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Kansas Wheat Harvest Begins

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    Harvest has begun on what could be a poor winter wheat crop in Kansas.
    The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that 2 percent of the wheat in the state has been cut. About  61 percent of the wheat is now mature in southeast Kansas, but only 29 percent is mature statewide. The wheat is rapidly ripening in central Kansas.
      The agency pegged 47 percent of the crop as poor to very poor condition, while 37 percent rated as fair. About 15 percent is in good and 1 percent in excellent shape.
      
 

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