What is seed corn money?
Seed corn is money that businesses spend at the beginning of a project in the hope that it will eventually produce profits.
What is the purpose of seed corn?
Its purpose is to grow grain used in a multitude of ways worldwide. Across the US, field corn is grown on approximately 90 million acres and is what you most frequently see when driving down the road.
How much is seed corn per bag?
The average reported price for corn seed remained fairly consistent year-over-year in 2019, coming in at a $305 per bag list price ($244 per bag after discounts).
How much will farmers get from Syngenta settlement?
Class 1 will receive a minimum of $1.44 billion, with the bulk of the settlement going to corn growers and eligible landlords who did not grow Duricade or Viptera corn seeds. Class 2 will be limited to $22.6 million, Class 3 will be limited to $29.9 million, and. Class 4 will be limited to $19.5 million.
How much is a bag of Pioneer seed corn?
Farmers in Mississippi and Iowa are paying the highest average prices for Pioneer®, with the average price per bag coming in near $280. North Dakota farmers are getting the best average price on Pioneer® brand seeds at around $210 per bag.
What is the fastest growing corn?
Yukon Chief Sweet Corn
At 55 days, it is one of the earliest maturing sweet corn varieties we know of. The stalks are dwarf (three to four feet tall) and produce six to eight inch, yellow, sweet ears that are slightly tapered, average four to five inches in length, and have about twelve rows of kernels.