Iowa: Core Each Grain Bin This Fall Oct 21, 2020

🕔Oct 21, 2020
2020 corn harvest in Iowa is likely to include increased amounts of damaged grain from the drought, derecho, or excessively dry corn at harvest. As grain bins are filled, fines […]

Ohio Corn: Stalk Rots Showing Up in Some Fields Oct 21, 2020

🕔Oct 21, 2020
Corn harvest is progressing very slowly across the state as the crop is taking unusually long to dry down this year. The longer the crop stays in the field, there […]

Illinois Corn: Now Is Not the Time to Scout for Diseases Oct 7, 2020

🕔Oct 7, 2020
Corn harvest is well underway in Illinois and we should move through our harvest at a decent rate given the current forecast.  It is at this time every year that […]

Minnesota: Considerations for Corn Harvest – Podcast Oct 6, 2020

🕔Oct 6, 2020
In this installment of the Gopher Coffee Shop podcast, Extension educators Ryan Miller and Brad Carlson visit with Jeff Coulter, Extension Corn Systems Agronomist. We talk a little bit about […]

Mississippi: Corn Posts Solid Harvest Despite Struggling Start Oct 1, 2020

🕔Oct 1, 2020
A soggy planting season dissuaded some Mississippi producers from planting corn this year, but those who stuck with the crop have mostly been rewarded with a solid harvest. Initial planting […]

Iowa Corn: Tips for Harvesting Downed Crops – Video Sep 29, 2020

🕔Sep 29, 2020
Farmers in Iowa are faced with some new challenges this harvest season after the derecho swept through the state in early August. In this video, Ben Covington and Dr. Matt Darr with […]

Yield Monitor Calibration: Garbage In, Garbage Out Sep 23, 2020

🕔Sep 23, 2020
Understand this one simple fact about grain yield monitors: They do not measure grain yield. How’s that for an opening statement? What I want you to understand is that yield […]

Iowa Corn: Combine Gathering Attachments for Lodged Crops Sep 18, 2020

🕔Sep 18, 2020
Wind damage or stalk rots can cause lodged corn that is difficult to gather with standard corn harvesting equipment. Powered attachments for corn heads are available to assist the gathering […]

Minnesota Webinar: Pre-Harvest Corn Agronomy Forum – Sept. 22 Sep 17, 2020

🕔Sep 17, 2020
Pre-harvest considerations for corn, including corn maturity, grain moisture, in-field dry-down of grain, yield monitor calibration, stalk quality, pre-harvest losses, and harvest losses will be the focus of the online Pre-Harvest […]

Alabama Corn: Yield Gain Potential from Harvesting High Moisture Grain Sep 8, 2020

🕔Sep 8, 2020
“Phantom yield gain” is a popular term for yield gains from harvesting high moisture corn (25-30% moisture) compared to letting the corn dry in the field (about 15-17% moisture) then […]

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