Ontario Corn Update – Doug Alderman, Pride Seeds

Conditions this season in Ontario have varied across the map. Cooler, wetter conditions this spring that resulted in a later plant for most farmers gave way to extreme heat that is leaving affected areas wanting for a timely rain. At this point there is no broad description you can apply to the Ontario corn crop except to say that it probably won’t look like last years.

Doug Alderman is Pride Seeds National Sales Manager. I spoke with Doug over the phone about the current state of this years corn crop, which areas look good and which areas could use a boost.

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Shaun Haney

Shaun grew up on a family seed farm in Southern Alberta. Haney Farms produces, conditions and retails wheat, barley, canola and corn seed. Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. @shaunhaney

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