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Rapid corn dry-down expected this week

A Midwest agronomist says high winds and warmer temperatures could dry down corn up to five percentage points this week. 

Mike Toohill with AgriSompo tells Brownfield conditions appeared late last week in Kansas and Nebraska and are expected to move east through the corn belt, which could result in hidden or mystery yield loss in some fields.

“Hidden or mystery loss is more of a factor in a year like this when the corn dries very rapidly.

Rapid corn dry-down expected this week