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AgWeb.com 10/22/2019 16:00
Corn harvest is inching along, according to the USDA Crop Progress report released on Monday, Oct. 21. To date, the corn harvest is only 30% complete, up 8 points week-on-week, but well behind the five-year average of 47%. Key production states including Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska and South Dakota are behind historical progress averages. Analysts blame inclement weather conditions, rain primarily and some snow showers, for hampering harvest progress in much of the Midwest. Approximately 56% of the corn harvested to date is rated good to excellent.
AgWeb.com 10/22/2019 14:12
While you’re working fast and furious to get this year’s corn crop out of the field, you’re also likely evaluating what you want to plant in 2020. One of the best strategies you can use to evaluate hybrids is to grab a calculator and estimate the return-on-investment for the ones you believe will perform best. “Return-on-investment is more of a function of yield, not the seed price, so always evaluate hybrid yield potential first,” says Ken Ferrie, Farm Journal Field Agronomist. For instance, you might pay $30 less a bag for hybrid A than hybrid B this fall, but if hybrid B will out-perform hybrid A by as little as 5 bushels per acre you’d be money ahead next season to go with the higher-priced product (based on 1 bag of seed planting 2.5 a.

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