While Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour scouts are serious about gathering accurate yield samples, all those hours in the field can, well, get a little bit dull. But not with this year's crew. They're making the best of the long days and short nights, and they're sharing their enthusiasm on Twitter. Here's an inside look at Crop Tour--and a few laughs, too.
To see more, as well as from-the-field reports, follow #pftour15 on Twitter.
Mornings start early on Crop Tour!
Dry boots are important.
Try not to lose your lunch, too. Yikes.
Everyone wants to join Crop Tour!
"...you never know what you're gonna get."
Just follow the muddy tracks....
Stay caffeinated, friends....
Probably a good move.
We'd argue that Ringo was the best Beatle...
We support bacon. Always.
Even folks who weren't on the tour got in on the fun.
Apparently, it's now Trump's Corn Palace...Ag Trump, that is.
Try to stay alive out there, guys!
For more information:
See full coverage of the 2015 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour, hosted by Pro Farmer.
Take your own field measurements and participate in Pro Farmer's Virtual Crop Tour.
Follow the Tour on Twitter with the hashtag #pftour15.