2016 National Corn Yield Contest Results

The results of the National Corn Yield Contest have been posted. While Kentucky farmers were not among the national winners, they made a good showing among their regional peers. The following are the first through third place entries in Kentucky for each of the four categories. 

A Non-Irrigated Category:
1 - Chris Creech of Ohio/Hancock Co. - 255.5984 bu/A using AgriGold A6659 VT2/RIB
2 - Reba Griffth of Graves Co. - 248.3532 bu/A using DEKALB DKC66-59RIB
3 - Jackie Sparks of Daviess Co. - 247.9101 bu/A using DEKALB DKC2-08RIB

A No-Till/Strip-Till Non-Irrigated:
1 - Kevin Smith of Shelby Co. - 253.1268 bu/A using Wyffels Hybrids W7736RIB
2 - Paul Fullenwider of Daviess Co. - 251.5516 bu/A using Pioneer P1197AM
* Kevin Smith of Shelby Co. - 247.4871 bu/A using Wyffels Hybrids W7886RIB  
3 Jerry Griffith of Graves Co. - 242.9269 bu/A using DEKALB DKC67-72

No-Till/Strip-Till Irrigated:
1 Don Halcomb of Logan Co. - 262.6784 bu/A using Pioneer P1602
2 John Griffith of Graves Co. - 251.6998 bu/A using DEKALB DKC67-72
3 Steve Hunt of Christian Co. - 248.0006 bu/A using DEKALB DKC67-72RIB

Irrigated:
1 Phillip Meredith of Henderson Co. - 276.8313 bu/A using AgriGold A6499 STX/RIB
* Phillip Meredith of Henderson Co. - 273.6492 bu/A using Pioneer P1197AM
2 Lea Meredith of Henderson Co. - 272.5964 bu/A using DEKALB DKC62-08RIB
3 Russell & Bob Schwenke of Boone Co. - 268.8315 bu/A using Pioneer P1311AM

All State Winners