Evaluating Hail Damage to Corn

Evaluating Hail Damage to Corn

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Hail affects corn yields in three ways: plant stand reduction, direct damage, and leaf defoliation. This guide covers how to determine corn growth stage and estimate yield loss and describes remedial actions for hailed fields.

 

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AUTHORS

Robert N. Klein, Charles A. Shapiro

SUBJECT

Crops / Crop Production/Field Crops

PUBLICATION DATE

May 11, 2011

LAST REVISION DATE

None

LANGUAGE

English

FORMATS

PDF

SERIES

Extension Circular