Dr. Heiniger’s Keys to Corn Yield

A recent survey of corn growers produced a startling statistic: North Carolina planters participating in the 2019 corn yield contest produced an average of 100 bushels more per acre than farmers who did not. What was the cause for this wide discrepancy? Mike Davis catches up with Dr. Ron Heiniger, a corn extension specialist at NC State University for some answers.

NC State University Extension Corn specialist Dr. Ron Heiniger (Photo credit: Currituck County Extension)