More farmers are harvesting corn early with picker-shellers and combines. Here is an analysis of the costs and returns involved in selling high moisture corn directly out of the field as compared to drying and storing it for sale later.
Uhrig, J. W.
"Sell or Dry and Store New Crop Corn?,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 20
, Article 2.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol20/iss4/2