Breeding ultra-early maturity corn for the Canadian prairie

There’s buzz about the Corn Belt moving northward into Canada’s prairie provinces. Top Producer magazine says, “Leading the charge are Manitoba, where corn acreage has doubled to 380,000 in just two years, and Alberta, which grows almost 25,000 acres of corn.” Overall, Canada has 3.7 million acre of corn, half of it in the east. USDA estimates… » Read More

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