Iowa Grain Quality Challenges: Corn

If we learned anything from 2018, it’s that nothing matters until the crop is in the bin. We dealt with many challenges to harvesting and storing our corn and soybeans. 2019 seems to be bringing issues of its own. Earlier, I talked with Dr. Charles Hurburgh of Iowa State about what he thought the challenges may be in soybeans. Now, we are hearing his thoughts on this year’s corn crop.

Dr. Hurburgh says just like with soybeans, the corn crop saw some rapid maturing due to late-season heat. This could lessen the amount of very wet corn in the fields.

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