Iowa Corn Production History

US Corn Production History

Corn Production History The information below is provided by the USDA NASS and documents the corn production history of the major corn-producing states in the United States.  CropProphet, a corn production forecasting product, is designed to forecast the year to year variations of corn production. An analysis of state corn production history data, indicates there[…]

Iowa Corn Yield History

Corn Yield History – Key States

Top States US Corn Yield History The information below is provided by the USDA NASS and documents the corn yield history of the major corn producing states in the United States.  CropProphet, a corn yield forecasting product, is designed to forecast these years to year variations. An analysis of state corn yield history data, indicates[…]

Heatwaves and Corn Yield: Timing Matters

Heatwaves and corn yield have a potentially important relationship but the timing matter. There has been significant discussion recently regarding the possible impact of the developing heatwave on the corn yield forecast. While the heat will be very excessive for a few days, it is occurring prior to corn pollination (silking) in most growing areas,[…]

Impact of Delayed Planting on Corn Yield Forecasts

Introduction The most popular question from customers and prospective customers of CropProphet this year is “how do you account for the late planting delays in your yield forecasts?” This post addresses that question by looking at the performance of CropProphet in prior late planting years. May 2019 = Wet in the Midwest At this point[…]