2017 Farm Journal Midwest Crop Tour Results: Illinois

Following are final Farm Journal Midwest Crop Tour results from Illinois:

Illinois Corn
2017 District
Ear Count in 60 ft of Row
Grain Length
(inches)
Kernel Rows Around
Row Spacing
(inches)
Yield
(per bu.)
Samples
IL1
100.32
6.90
16.10
29.63
188.18
41
IL2
97.64
7.37
15.87
30.00
192.47
11
IL3
104.58
6.71
16.19
30.42
186.68
19
IL4
102.09
6.61
16.16
29.64
183.43
55
IL5
92.48
6.72
15.65
29.54
164.13
52
IL6
99.75
6.64
16.11
30.00
176.17
12
IL7
106.33
6.60
16.75
30.00
195.39
15
IL Avg.
99.46
6.75
16.05
29.75
180.72
205
3-year avg. by distrcit
Ear Count in 60 ft of Row
Grain Length
(inches)
Kernel Rows Around
Row Spacing
(inches)
Yield
(per bu.)
Samples
IL 1
104.98
6.73
16.12
29.98
189.31
33
IL 2
102.33
6.82
15.75
30.00
182.39
9
IL 3
100.94
6.64
16.30
29.47
189.30
20
IL 4
104.17
6.82
16.22
29.98
192.45
49
IL 5
102.96
6.57
15.95
29.85
182.30
46
IL 6
99.70
6.85
16.14
29.70
186.86
13
IL 7
101.54
6.64
15.95
29.36
183.39
11
IL Avg.
103.04
6.71
16.09
29.84
187.37
181

 

Illinois Soybeans
2017 District
Pod Count in
3 feet
Soil Moisture
Growth Stage
Row Spacing
(inches)
Pod Count in
3 X 3 Square
Samples
IL1
760.44
3.77
4.95
23.95
1150.96
43
IL2
746.38
4.73
4.73
22.50
1261.34
11
IL3
840.26
4.05
5.00
24.50
1307.36
1
IL4
721.35
4.43
4.79
23.47
1153.56
56
IL5
685.12
4.86
4.71
20.12
1248.61
49
IL6
861.83
4.92
5.00
20.83
1491.15
12
IL7
699.34
3.47
4.73
19.00
1356.69
15
IL Avg.
740.36
4.33
4.83
22.34
1230.77
187
3-year avg. by district
Pod Count in
3 feet
Soil Moisture
Growth Stage
Row Spacing
(inches)
Pod Count in
3 X 3 Square
Samples
IL 1
836.36
4.20
4.89
24.84
1267.97
31
IL 2
751.96
4.48
4.60
23.57
1211.46
9
IL 3
762.60
4.19
4.93
32.92
1274.02
21
IL 4
819.83
4.37
4.90
23.90
1256.20
49
IL 5
665.03
3.99
4.80
18.39
1338.64
45
IL 6
690.56
4.00
4.83
20.91
1227.92
12
IL 7
650.20
3.28
4.75
20.46
1162.38
11
IL Avg.
752.08
4.12
4.85
21.98
1269.24
180

 


 

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