Corn+Soybean Digest

2012 Corn Harvest: A Day In The Life Of...

CSD Editor Kurt Lawton headed home to Jefferson, Iowa, where his brother and cousin were harvesting corn on the family farm. From dawn until dusk (and beyond), they were combining, loading and getting the 2012 corn crop out of the field. This particular field yielded between 117 and 131 bu./acre. Yields were well below average due to the drought.

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