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NCGA tabs COVID-19-related revenue loss at $50 per acre

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Analysis released recently by the National Corn Growers Association showed cash corn prices have declined by 16% on average, with several regions experiencing declines of more than 20%, since March 1 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The analysis projects a $50 per-acre revenue decline for the 2019 corn crop. “The COVID-19 pandemic is being felt across all sectors ... Read More »

Corn yield contest winner sets record with 616-plus bushels

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This year, corn growers hit new highs in the National Corn Growers Association 2019 National Corn Yield Contest with David Hula of Charles City, Virginia. setting the highest yield on record at 616.1953 bushels per acre. He won with Pioneer hybrid P1197YHR. Hula is no stranger to this type of success, either, having set the previous record of 542 bushels ... Read More »