Feed supplies are already tight, and a Central Kansas cattle producer says it could get worse if he doesn’t get rain.
“They need some groceries. Everybody is feeding cattle on grass already.”
Keith Miller tells Brownfield pastures are burning up. “We haven’t had (any) moisture to amount to anything for about a month and grass has turned completely brown.”
The latest crop progress and condition report says pasture and range conditions are rated 54 percent poor-to-very poor.