End-of-Season Corn Checklist

By Josh Lofton, Haggard, Beatrix J, LSU AgCenter

With the month of July currently upon us, we begin to see how different two years can be. Last year many were greasing up the combines and some very early corn was about to come off the field. However, this will not be the true on a state-wide basis for 2013 with the majority of Louisiana’s corn ranging from silking through dent. With harvest comes a sense of completion and satisfaction from intense hours of labor and management.