National Agricultural Statistics Service http://kmuw.org en Rain Brings Needed Relief To Kansas Crops http://kmuw.org/post/rain-brings-needed-relief-kansas-crops <p>A new government report shows recent rain and cooler temperatures are relieving the stress on Kansas farm crops.<br><br>The National Agricultural Statistics Service reports that producers in many areas of central Kansas saw beneficial amounts of rain in the past week.<br><br>Central Kansas had the biggest improvement in topsoil moisture, although eastern and western sections also showed some improvement. Topsoil moisture is still in short supply across 56 percent of Kansas.<br> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 12:18:44 +0000 Associated Press 21159 at http://kmuw.org