What's smart about SMART Corn
July 20, 2023
Corn in the Summerland FFA test plot was sky high by the Fourth of July. Some of the rows shot toward the sun, towering over other varieties.
The chapter's test plot program, in its second year, is in a new location. Landowner Bob Napier said the plot now sits on the west side of the school, near the football team's practice field.
"Signs will go up in August," Napier said.
FFA students, along with advisor Jacob Goldfuss, ventured to the area on April 24, meeting with representatives from Brevant, Channel, DeKalb, Golden Harvest, NC
Plus and Pioneer seed companies. Representatives discusse...