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Midwest Crop Tour - Day 1
Mon Aug 18, 2014 09:33 PM CDT

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (DTN) -- Scouts on the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour headed to the fields Monday fueled by rumors of a big crop. Although big numbers were recorded, scouts found a lot of variability and evidence that hail and winds had severely damaged some areas.

Scouts in Ohio estimated an average corn yield of 182.1 bushels per acre. Yields ranged from the 120s to well above 200 bpa. Concerns about the maturity of the Ohio crop were noted.

Scouts on the western leg of the tour ...

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