Year of Weather Extremes for Corn in Illinois November 8, 2011 07:01 AM Tweet TAGS: Marketing, Overseas December 18, 2014 By AgWeb.com Editors Email A year of weather extremes may seem like a bad thing for the corn crop in central and southern Illinois, but this week, Eric Beyers, F.I.R.S.T. Field Manager, tells Gary Leonard that the year has produced some very interesting yield results. Back to news Harness the power of AgTech Farm Journal's AgTech Expo Dec. 11 to 13 in Indianapolis, IN Keynotes from: Google's Geospacial Technologist, Farm Journal Field Agronomist Ken Ferrie, and an expert in the Internet of Things. Plus 19 breakouts presented by independent industry experts. To learn more, click here.