Top Take Home Tips from Corn College Fundamentals

August 9, 2011 07:48 AM

Wondering what farmers learned at Corn College Fundamentals? Below are a list of take home yield tips farmers are taking home and implementing on their farms.

  • How to control density layers and how to implement tillage layers.
  • Understanding the Carbon Penalty.
  • Bob Utterback isn’t afraid to tell farmers what their risks are. The risks are unnerving, but good to hear.
  • A lot of good information has been pounded into our brains the past two days and now I’m processing it all.
  • Better understanding of the systems approach.
  • This event has made me reevaluate everything I do on the farm.
  • Consistently thinking about what I do on the farm and how I can keep improving my yields.
  • The information that is provided is knowledge that you can implement on your farm regardless of your location.
  • The pits are great visual to show us issues regarding compaction.

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