Harvesting the Champion Seeds Big Show Corn Cam plot at DMACC

Finally! On a gorgeous day in Central Iowa, out came the Corn Cam plot:

We found lots of impressive looking ears:

A big thank you to Don and the gang at Van Wahl equipment for usage of this beautiful machine:

42 kernels long by 16 around makes for a good yield:

What a great sight, a pretty special yet pretty common one around the midwest this time of year:

One of the unique things about DMACC is they operate a fully-functioning farm, so this guy is waiting for that harvested corn to become lunch, the purest form of value-added agriculture:

It must be drying out somewhat as there was no shortage of dust: