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Survivability of wind damaged corn

Heather Hetterick went into the field with Jim Stucke, West Ohio account manager with Pioneer to assess corn damage from the July 10th wind storm. Stucke explains the significance of the timing of the storm and the issues that come with the three types of damage seen across the state.

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One Ohio producer assesses major corn damage

Celina, Ohio farmer Seth Kohnen is one of many producers that woke up Wednesday with one of the best corn fields he’s ever had and went to bed Wednesday night not know if that same field was worth anything. Heather Hetterick talked with Kohnen about the storm.

He is just one of several farmers out assessing damage. See photos of the damage at Kohnen’s, what determines if the corn crop will survive and the additional issues that come with green snap.Continue reading

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Storms damage crops and buildings across the state

Mercer County farmer Seth Kohnen woke up yesterday with best corn he’s ever raised, but by the time he went to bed the storms had either flatten or broke off most of it and took down his machinery building.

He is just one of several farmers out today accessing damage. See what determines if the corn crop will survive and the additional issues that come with green snap.

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Ohio Soybean Yield Contest winner Herring Farms

The overall winner in the 2012 Ohio Soybean Association soybean yield contest was Herring Farms from Harpster in Wyandot County. They recorded a yield of 94.03 bushels/acre with the Asgrow 3431 variety.
As part of the prize they along with 25 friends and family received lunch on us along with the Ohio Ag Net midday broadcast from their farm where they were the guest.
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