Pro Farmer Crop Tour

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The Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour – Day 4

Presented by: Seed Consultants, Simply the Best Value in the Seed Industry  See Day 3 Results Not to say that the previous three days uneventful, but from what I am told what I will see today will be things that I have never seen before. Prevented plant acres will begin to show up as I [...]

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2013 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour – Day 3

Presented by: Seed Consultants,Simply the Best Value in the Seed Industry See Results from Day 2 The story so far from this year’s Pro Farmer Crop Tour is the urgency for moisture pretty soon to save what could be a big corn crop. Tip Back is already showing itself in many parts of Indiana and [...]

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2013 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour – Day 2

Presented by: Seed Consultants, Simply the Best Value in the Seed Industry See Day #1 Results After what I would call a pretty nice showing by Ohio on The Pro Farmer Crop Tour yesterday (could be a record crop), numbers may not be that good for the rest of the week. Unless the guys on [...]

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2013 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour – Day 1

Presented by: Seed Consultants, Simply the Best Value in the Seed Industry August 19th, 2013 Here we go again! The Pro Farmer Crop Tour kicked off today with the eastern leg starting its trek from Columbus. This is my second year on the tour and it is amazing what you can learn in a year. [...]

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Pro Farmer’s Final 2012 Yield Estimates

2012 U.S. corn crop at 10.478 billion bu.; avg. yield 120.25 bu. per acre +/- 1% = 10.374 billion bu. to 10.583 billion bu.; 119.05 bu. to 121.45 bu. per acre 2012 U.S. soybean crop at 2.60 billion bu.; avg. yield of 34.8 bu. per acre +/- 2% = 2.548 billion bu. to 2.652 billion [...]

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Pro Farmer's Final 2012 Yield Estimates

2012 U.S. corn crop at 10.478 billion bu.; avg. yield 120.25 bu. per acre +/- 1% = 10.374 billion bu. to 10.583 billion bu.; 119.05 bu. to 121.45 bu. per acre 2012 U.S. soybean crop at 2.60 billion bu.; avg. yield of 34.8 bu. per acre +/- 2% = 2.548 billion bu. to 2.652 billion [...]

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Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour – Day 4 Results

August 23rd, 2012 This morning we find ourselves on I-80 west, leaving Iowa City and heading to Owatonna, Minnesota. The “shortest distance between two points” way of thinking is thrown out the window this week as we will be zig zagging all over the Hawkeye State. In the few counties that we saw in Iowa [...]

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Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour – Day 3 Results

August 22nd, 2012 Despite some dismal corn yields on my route of Day 2 of the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour, something very exciting happened for my group. And no, I do not mean the Beef Manhattan on special at a greasy spoon in Linden, Indiana. We saw some dust flying and we went after [...]

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Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour – Day 2 Results

August 21st, 2012 With all of the variability of Day 1 of the Pro Farmer Crop Tour on Monday, it is easy to see that every day will hold a little something different. One of the things that we expect to see today that we did not run into yesterday is corn that has been [...]

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Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour – Day 1 Results

Day 1 – Monday, August 20th, 2012 6:30am – It was an early start this morning as I joined my very first Pro Farmer Crop Tour. So far so good for me as the eastern leg of the tour once again started in Columbus. That made it relatively easy to get going after one last [...]

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