corn harvest http://kbia.org en Farm families follow drought with record harvest http://kbia.org/post/farm-families-follow-drought-record-harvest <p style="margin-bottom: 12px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: 'PT Sans', sans-serif; line-height: 15px;">&nbsp;</p><p></p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 22:30:00 +0000 Grant Gerlock 42622 at http://kbia.org Farm families follow drought with record harvest Record harvest for farm families; small nuclear reactor grant for MU http://kbia.org/post/record-harvest-farm-families-small-nuclear-reactor-grant-mu <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Coming up we’ll check in with some farm families about their surprising amount corn crop this year.</span></p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 22:30:00 +0000 Kristofor Husted 42624 at http://kbia.org Record harvest for farm families; small nuclear reactor grant for MU Corn harvest continues to speed ahead of schedule http://kbia.org/post/corn-harvest-continues-speed-ahead-schedule <p>The U.S. corn harvest continues ahead of schedule with some states nearly half-finished at a time when they usually are just getting started.</p><p>The USDA said Tuesday in its weekly crop update that little has changed in the condition of drought-damaged corn and soybeans. That's because the plants are too far along for recent rain to make a difference.</p><p>Corn was planted several weeks earlier this year and matured more quickly in the summer heat, allowing farmers to start harvesting early.</p> Wed, 05 Sep 2012 13:49:13 +0000 Associated Press 20593 at http://kbia.org Corn harvest continues to speed ahead of schedule