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2012 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour Results: Illinois

August 22, 2012
By: Julianne Johnston, Pro Farmer Digital Managing Editor

 

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

Pro Farmer Crop Tour Data -- Illinois Corn
2012 District
Ear Count in 60 ft of Row
Grain Length
(inches)
Kernel Rows Around
Row Spacing
(inches)
Yield
(per bu.)
Samples
IL1
86.97
5.90
14.99
30.18
133.52
34
IL2
89.70
5.58
14.93
30.00
127.01
10
IL3
93.63
5.82
15.88
30.63
145.79
19
IL4
84.04
5.52
14.17
29.20
118.56
56
IL5
75.67
4.76
14.35
29.31
101.79
49
IL6
80.00
5.80
15.80
28.46
126.80
13
IL7
90.08
5.77
14.90
30.00
133.56
13
IL Avg.
83.80
5.46
14.72
29.58
121.60
194
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
98.29
6.22
15.86
30.22
160.23
29
IL 2
101.07
6.22
16.19
30.00
168.71
8
IL 3
98.79
6.23
16.06
30.24
163.09
19
IL 4
97.98
6.42
16.11
30.14
169.13
42
IL 5
95.63
6.14
15.91
29.88
156.89
34
IL 6
93.35
6.30
15.65
30.20
154.21
13
IL 7
99.87
6.27
15.89
30.18
165.12
11
IL Avg.
97.69
6.29
15.97
30.14
163.23
157

 

 

 

 

 

Pro Farmer Crop Tour Data -- Illinois Soybeans
2012 District
Pod Count in
3 feet
Soil Moisture
Growth Stage
Row Spacing
(inches)
Pod Count in
3 X 3 Square
Samples
IL1
666.82
2.74
4.97
21.47
1196.04
34
IL2
675.51
3.00
4.80
20.50
1264.75
10
IL3
550.04
2.58
4.68
20.79
936.66
19
IL4
544.12
3.13
4.80
23.62
860.36
56
IL5
453.33
2.88
4.96
19.84
863.12
49
IL6
442.07
2.47
5.00
19.33
808.72
15
IL7
473.33
2.92
5.08
19.17
864.70
12
IL Avg.
537.81
2.87
4.89
21.25
944.05
195
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
721.99
3.93
4.70
22.20
1213.36
27
IL 2
748.38
4.26
4.90
23.86
1192.56
8
IL 3
699.83
3.60
4.58
21.04
1233.07
19
IL 4
700.85
3.94
4.72
22.43
1170.79
42
IL 5
582.71
3.44
4.70
17.95
1175.65
34
IL 6
536.69
3.57
4.70
16.33
1213.73
13
IL 7
581.66
2.72
4.69
17.56
1241.40
11
IL Avg.
657.09
3.68
4.70
20.38
1202.38
154

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COMMENTS (3 Comments)

W.W.W - Dorchester, IL
Farmers%2520in%2520area%2520Im%2520from%2520here%2520in%2520Illinois%2520have%2520started%2520combin​ing%2520corn%2520,,,40-70%2520bu%2520per%2520acre%2520%2520%2520(south%2520west%2520central)​
10:48 AM Aug 24th
 
W.W.W - Dorchester, IL
Farmers%2520in%2520area%2520Im%2520from%2520here%2520in%2520Illinois%2520have%2520started%2520combin​ing%2520corn%2520,,,40-70%2520bu%2520per%2520acre%2520%2520%2520(south%2520west%2520central)​
10:48 AM Aug 24th
 
W.W.W - Dorchester, IL
Farmers in area Im from here in Illinois have started combining corn ,,,40-70 bu per acre (south west central)
10:48 AM Aug 24th
 



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