2017 Farm Journal Midwest Crop Tour Results: Iowa

Following are final Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour results from Iowa:

Iowa Corn
2017 District
Ear Count in 60 ft of Row
Grain Length
(inches)
Kernel Rows Around
Row Spacing
(inches)
Yield
(per bu.)
Samples
IA1
103.16
6.41
16.07
29.91
178.67
85
IA2
102.40
6.29
15.36
30.00
172.59
43
IA3
103.89
6.87
16.05
30.11
190.08
54
IA4
99.39
6.66
15.98
29.46
179.36
69
IA5
106.41
6.47
15.94
30.00
182.32
39
IA6
101.11
6.76
16.08
29.90
183.66
80
IA7
97.41
6.74
16.58
29.38
185.65
39
IA8
94.33
5.78
15.39
30.00
141.45
12
IA9
98.45
6.34
16.10
29.68
170.20
31
Iowa Average
101.46
6.57
16.01
29.82
179.79
452
3-year avg. by district
Ear Count in 60 ft of Row
Grain Length
(inches)
Kernel Rows Around
Row Spacing
(inches)
Yield
(per bu.)
Samples
IA 1
103.65
6.68
16.02
30.05
184.16
65
IA 2
103.24
6.52
15.99
29.96
180.06
27
IA 3
101.65
6.77
16.08
30.05
186.28
48
IA 4
97.03
6.83
16.08
29.23
182.53
60
IA 5
102.04
6.67
15.62
29.46
179.76
30
IA 6
101.32
6.61
16.29
29.72
183.95
64
IA 7
94.91
6.88
16.13
29.36
179.68
44
IA 8
94.75
6.82
15.82
30.61
168.89
16
IA 9
100.83
6.87
15.94
30.09
182.87
25
IA Average
100.43
6.73
16.05
29.76
182.39
380

 

Iowa Soybeans
2017 District
Pod Count in
3 feet
Soil Moisture
Growth Stage
Row Spacing
(inches)
Pod Count in
3 X 3 Square
Samples
IA1
674.90
4.33
4.95
25.70
986.49
84
IA2
809.37
3.95
4.90
28.22
1072.86
41
IA3
741.07
4.11
4.91
23.73
1156.48
56
IA4
661.72
4.67
4.97
21.49
1158.06
69
IA5
677.70
3.85
4.95
25.51
1028.92
39
IA6
751.52
3.65
4.84
23.92
1161.68
77
IA7
598.03
4.61
4.95
19.89
1133.76
38
IA8
485.48
4.50
4.75
18.75
912.18
12
IA9
480.50
4.00
4.94
17.66
1077.65
31
Iowa Average
681.83
4.17
4.92
23.47
1092.92
447
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
IA 1
826.96
4.81
4.92
26.09
1177.02
63
IA 2
800.26
4.75
4.96
25.94
1134.62
26
IA 3
740.00
4.31
4.80
25.40
1080.16
47
IA 4
758.45
4.76
4.88
22.47
1256.85
59
IA 5
766.39
4.57
4.82
23.44
1204.27
30
IA 6
686.68
3.95
4.85
22.48
1159.78
58
IA 7
701.02
4.60
4.86
20.63
1281.22
43
IA 8
551.81
4.81
4.73
16.77
1223.69
15
IA 9
765.09
4.46
4.90
19.29
1475.33
24
IA Average
745.24
4.51
4.86
23.13
1205.69
366

 


 

 

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