Drive for 100 - 7
Thu Nov 19, 2015 12:10 PM CST

Scott McKee can still feel the combine engine pulling down as it gobbled his 2014 South Dakota Soybean Association yield contest entry.

"The combine had to creep along. The stems were still green because we didn't have a hard frost by harvest. We didn't realize we were harvesting more than 100-bushel beans. It didn't really sink in until after we finished weighing," McKee said.

Still, he knew it was going to be a big crop. "There were 70 to 130 pods per stem with four pods [at each node] all the way up ...

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