Integrated Crop Management News
 

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

4-9-1998

Abstract

Nearly anyone who has spent at least a little time planting, nursing and harvesting a crop of corn has witnessed variability of its performance within a field. The existence and magnitude of yield variability has become much more obvious with the advent of precision farming technologies. Naturally, these observations then lead to thoughts such as:

  • What factors are creating the varied growth and yield of my corn?
  • Are there things I can do differently to increase production in the lower yielding areas?
  • Are there areas I can reduce my inputs without reducing yield and increase net profit?

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Iowa State University

Language

en

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