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grainsorghum plants Grain sorghum is another common Kansas crop.  It is considered to be more drought-tolerant than other crops.

 

closeup of grain sorghum plant Grain sorghum was planted on 3.4 million acres this year, and is another grassy crop (monocotyledon).

 

The seed or grain is primarily used for animal consumption, but there are food quality sorghums available. grain sorghum seed In Africa, grain sorghums are used for human consumption.