USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Kentucky Field Office http://wkms.org en Ky. Farmers Looking at Prospect of High Yields http://wkms.org/post/ky-farmers-looking-prospect-high-yields <p>A new agriculture forecast says plenty of rain and cooler temperatures mean Kentucky grain farmers could see productive yields later this year.</p><p>The Kentucky office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service says 85 percent of the commonwealth's corn crop and 84 percent of its soybean crop are rated good or excellent.</p><p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 21:26:53 +0000 John Null & The Associated Press 33243 at http://wkms.org Ky. Farmers Looking at Prospect of High Yields Western Kentucky Farmers Ahead in Planting http://wkms.org/post/western-kentucky-farmers-ahead-planting <p>Western Kentucky farmers are ahead of schedule with planting thanks to 2012&rsquo;s warmer-than-normal temperatures.&nbsp; According to the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Kentucky Field Office, farmers had planted 32 percent of their planned corn crop by early last week. Tue, 17 Apr 2012 13:52:29 +0000 Associated Press 17657 at http://wkms.org Western Kentucky Farmers Ahead in Planting