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Kevin Kalb Again at the Top in Corn Yield Contest

The 54th National Corn Yield Contest is the National Corn Growers Association’s most popular member program, and it sure is a favorite for Kevin Kalb from Dubois, Indiana. He is a national winner again, and this year it was a family affair with both his wife...

Yield contest champs: How’d they do that again?

BALTIC, S.D. — Meet Eric Watson, a Guinness World Record holder for winter wheat yield. Watson achieved a whopping 247 bushels per acre (16.79 metric tons per hectare), and was one of more than 20 national and international yield winners attending the Ag PhD field day...

John Deere Helps Iowa Boy With Rare Disease

A special gift for Reed! Reed Havlik is a young boy in Jesup with a rare terminal genetic brain disease known as Vanishing White Matter. According to the Facebook Page Team Reed, “At the age of two, Reed was a normal developing boy running around, happy, healthy and...