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  • This agronomic image demonstrates different corn row spacing at the Syngenta Grow More™ Experience site in Stanton, MN.

    How Plant Population Impacts Yield

    Caption: Stress wheel demonstrates different row spacing at the Syngenta Grow More™ Experience site in Stanton, MN. Growers are always working to maximize yield – experimenting with different hybrids, traits and management practices to find what best suits fields. Often, increasing plant populations is a method growers use, with the idea being more seeds per acre means more plants with harvestable ears and consequently more yield. This can be true for some hybrids, but not…



This agronomic image shows corn rows ready for harvest.
This agronomic image shows Stalk rot versus healthy stalk in corn.
This agronomic image shows soybeans.
This agronomic image shows corn seed.
This image shows grower Patrick Daugherty.