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No surge in corn planting…yet


Corn planting nearly doubled its pace from last week; however, with just 6 percent of country’s corn in the ground, this pace is less than half of the five-year average and just slightly above the 2013 pace.

Corn planting behind average but progressing


Wet weather may have slowed farmers, but corn planting progress was made in a handful of the nation’s top corn-growing states.

High corn seeding rates don’t necessarily mean higher profits


Corn planting will soon begin in earnest. But Iowa Soybean Association (ISA) On-Farm Network replicated strip trials show high seeding rates aren’t always better.

N efficiency gene patent issued to Iowa Corn Promotion Board  (04/11/14)

Resistance to Bt corn by WCR is a growing concern (04/04/14)

U.S. corn planted acreage lowest since 2010 (03/31/14)

With delays, how late can we plant corn? (03/31/14)

Gavilon wants industry to deal with unapproved GMO crops (03/26/14)

Louisiana corn planting delayed by cold, wet weather (03/26/14)

DuPont Pioneer identifies optimum economic plant populations (03/21/14)



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