AgTalk Home
AgTalk Home
Search Forums | Classifieds | Skins | Language
You are logged in as a guest. ( logon | register )

Old timers drought stories
View previous thread :: View next thread
   Forums List -> Crop TalkMessage format
 
Gro-Mor Farms
Posted 6/10/2021 17:31 (#9051980 - in reply to #9051782)
Subject: RE: Old timers drought stories


Western Ky.

The thing about 2012 versus 1988 was the heat here in Ky. We had one day when we hit 112. we had 9 days in a row of over 100. The real kicker was that there was very little cooldown at night (the real reason yields were so low here). Our corn crop just couldn't catch a break. That said, we made anywhere from 59 bpa to 192 bpa in one creek bottom. The average was 78 bpa hauled out of the field at 14 moisture and an $8.30 per bushel average in mid August. All in all 2012 did not end up being that bad for us. We have had much worse years.

Top of the page Bottom of the page


Jump to forum :
Search this forum
Printer friendly version
E-mail a link to this thread

(Delete cookies)