Posted in Kansas March 13, 2016 by Annie Kansas Is Number One At All Of These Things Kansas is the #1 state in the country, so it makes sense that we are also number one at: 1. Feeding the world by producing large amounts of... Flickr/Windell Oskay 2. ...wheat... Flickr/Rich Minear 3. ...sunflowers... Flickr/Gina Collecchia 4. ...and livestock. Flickr/David DeHetre 5. College sports... Flickr/Newman University Wichita, KU, K-State... they're all good! 6. ...and secondary education in general. Flickr/Patrick Emerson 7. Dealing with obnoxious pop culture references. Flickr/Mraz Center for the Performing Arts 8. Making BBQ. Flickr/Adam Kuban 9. Offering affordable housing. Flickr/American Advisors Group According to Sperling's Best Places, the cost of living in Kansas is well below the national average. 10. Winning baseball games. Flickr/Brian Whitmarsh Sure they play in Missouri, but the KANSAS City Royals are KANSAS's team! 11. Inventing necessities. Flickr/Jeremy Brooks ICEE's, Pizza Hut, the helicopter... ALL invented in the Sunflower State! 12. Sunrises... Flickr/Patrick Emerson 13. ...sunsets... Flickr/Phil Sanders 14. ...and breathtaking storms. Flickr/Lane Pearman What else is Kansas the best at?