Test weight not always correlated with yield

With all the summer heat and rainy spring conditions this season, many of my customers are wondering what will test weight be like this year.

I recently came across a very interesting article that covered some valuable in­­formation concerning test weight. There are some common misconceptions about what actually in­­fluences test weight, but this information will provide a clearer understanding of the factors impacting test weight.

Grain yield is determined by the number of kernels per acre coupled with the weight per kernel....

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