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(Posted Wed. Sep 14th, 2016)

Keywords: NCYC Corn Yield Contest

With harvest underway in some areas and soon to begin in others, the National Corn Growers Association reminds 2016 National Corn Yield Contest entrants to complete the online harvest forms. While the harvest information form deadline may seem distant, entrants are asked to report within seven business days of their final yield check or by Nov. 21, whichever comes first.   “While many may still have weeks before …

(Posted Tue. Mar 4th, 2014)

Keywords: NCYC

The National Corn Growers Association has released video offering tips from perennial high-yield entrants of the National Corn Yield Contest. The new video, which premiered during a breakfast at Commodity Classic honoring the state winners of the 2013 contest, offers farmers across the country a chance to apply the tips learned through the contest to their own operations to improve their yields and their bottom line.   To view the …

(Posted Fri. Dec 20th, 2013)

Keywords: NCYC

Dec. 20: Advanced production techniques, informed growing practices and improved seed varieties helped corn growers achieve high yields in the National Corn Growers Association 2013 National Corn Yield Contest. Entrants continued to far surpass the national average corn yield, setting a contest record with a new all-time high yield of 454 bushels per acre. Additionally, a record five national entries surpassed the 400-plus bushel per acre mark.   The National …

(Posted Mon. Aug 19th, 2013)

Keywords: NCYC Yield Contest

Aug. 19: With the corn harvest underway in some areas and soon to begin in others, the National Corn Growers Association announces that online harvest forms for the 2013 National Corn Yield Contest are now available.  While the harvest information form deadline may seem distant, entrants are asked to report within seven days of their final yield check or by Nov. 22, whichever comes first.   “While a few areas …

(Posted Fri. Jul 5th, 2013)

Keywords: NCYC

July 5: The National Corn Growers Association reminds those interested in the 2013 National Corn Yield Contest that only one week remains to file entry forms and take part in the popular competition.  The online entry format makes entry quick and simple, but growers wishing to take part must file entry forms by the July 12 deadline.   “While many of us planted later than usual, the National Corn Yield …

(Posted Thu. May 9th, 2013)

Keywords: NCYC

May 9: With only a little more than a month left to take advantage of the early registration discount, the National Corn Growers Association reminds those interested in the 2013 National Corn Yield Contest that time remains to enjoy valuable savings while participating in this popular program. The online entry format makes entry quick and simple, but growers wishing to take advantage of the reduced $80 per hybrid entry fee …