(NCGA) With planting well underway in much of the country, the National Corn Growers Association invites farmers to register early for NCGA's National Corn Yield Contest and save big on entry fees. Until June 30, fees will be reduced to $75. NCGA reminds growers that a small time investment now saves money later this summer.
"We are excited to announce that yield contest entry is now open. While it may still seem a ways out, we all know how quickly the time passes once planting season starts," said Production and Stewardship Action Team Chair Brent Hostetler. "Every year, we gain valuable data from the contest that help develop the production practices of tomorrow. I urge those who haven't entered before to become NCGA members and try their hand at high-yield techniques as contest entrants in 2016."
To enter today using the online form, click here. The version of the online form released this year is suitable for use on mobile devices.
Entry will remain open at the full rate of $110 through July 29. All harvest forms will be due by November 21. Contest winners will be announced on December 16.
For access to contest information and a detailed list of the entry and harvest rules, click here.