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Hot weather isn’t great for corn pollination

An agronomist in northern Missouri says the hot weather isn’t great for some of the maturing corn. Alex Long with Beck’s Hybrids says there’s some corn already tasseling in Missouri. “If I could get 60 degree nights and 85 degree days, that would be... Read More.

Hot, dry weather helping some crops catch up

Tar spot is starting to show up in parts of the Corn Belt and an agronomist at the University of Kentucky says he continues to monitor its movement. Dr. Chad Lee tells Brownfield its hot enough that it tends to keep tar spot away.... Read More.

Another hot and dry week for Tennessee crops

USDA says it was another hot and dry week for Tennessee farmers, allowing them to get a lot of fieldwork done. Reporters say farmers were able to harvest winter wheat and bale hay, as well as finish planting corn, cotton, and soybeans. Some spraying... Read More.

A hot, rainy weather forecast for the next week

An ag meteorologist says there’s more rain in the forecast for the Upper Midwest and Northern Plains this week. Drew Lerner tells Brownfield in Minnesota, Wisconsin, the eastern Dakotas, portions of Nebraska and Iowa “there’s a lot of rain coming up in this region.... Read More.

Bullpup Softball’s Hot Bats Helps Push Past Buhler 16-2

BUHLER, Kan. - The McPherson High School Softball team could not be stopped offensively Thurs., April 4, scoring 16 runs on 18 hits over Buhler in their 16-2 victory.Stats:The Bullpups are 7-1 on the season. They will head to Hutchinson for a doubleheader against... Read More.

Hot Shooting Pushes Southwestern Past Bulldogs

Winfield, Kan. ( — The third-seeded Southwestern College Moundbuilders shot 53.7 percent from the field and 53.6 percent from three-point range to take down the McPherson College Bulldogs 93-79 Thursday night (Feb. 29) in the quarterfinal round of the KCAC Tournament... Read More.

Garrison Gets Hot, Leads Warriors to Victory

STERLING, Kan. ( – Warrior basketball has been struggling as of late, bringing a five-game losing streak into the game against the Bethany Swedes. This was just the kind of game Sterling could look at to get their offense back on track. Bethany has... Read More.

Frisco Never Looks Back After Hot Start

Courtesy of the Wichita Wind Surge  WICHITA, KS ( - The nine runs scored in the top of the first proved to be too large of a lead for the Wind Surge to overcome in the home series opener. The Frisco Rough Riders defeated the... Read More.

AAA Kansas Warns About Leaving Children Inside Hot Cars

LAWRENCE, Kan. (KPR) — It's hot and getting hotter in Kansas. With recent rising temperatures, AAA Kansas is reminding motorists not to leave their children unattended in automobiles.Every year, children die because they were left inside a hot vehicle.AAA Kansas spokesman Shawn Steward said... Read More.

NOAA Predicts Hot Spring and Summer in Kansas

WASHINGTON,DC (KNS) - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA, is forecasting a warmer-than-normal spring and summer in Kansas. NOAA, issues seasonal climate predictions every three months. The agency found most of Kansas has a 30% to 40% chance of seeing above-average temperatures... Read More.