Corn Research

Farm Research Studies-CornCast Brothers Seed Corn Research

The following Farm Research Studies were either conducted in corn or involve corn as a component in the crop rotation. The research objective, date, and study title are listed for each farm research study.  Similar studies conducted by different producers are shown in a bulleted list under the research objective.  Please select from the following research categories:

Nutrient/Soil Fertility Studies
Production Studies
Pest/Disease Management Studies

Impacts

In 2010-2011, 97% and 86% respectively of Crop Production Clinic and Pesticide applicator training attendees planned to implement practices validated by on-farm research on their farms.
Follow-up surveys showed 80% implemented one or more on-farm research proven practices in their operations.  59% of those who implemented a practice observed a 1-6 bu/acre yield increase with average value increase of $11-15/acre.