The Derecho storm on August 10 left fields with varying degrees of downed corn. In the weeks following the storm, the condition of the corn plants has worsened and the quality of the corn grain appears to be deteriorating. This deterioration in quality is expected to increase with time.
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Arora, Kapil and Hurburgh, Charles R., "Sampling Downed Corn for Damage" (2020). Integrated Crop Management News. 2676.
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