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2009 County Summary

A summary of the results, ordered by county, of the Five-Acre Corn Club including management practices of the participants.
2009 Corn Club County Summary
Farm Name Bu/A % H2O Plant Pop. Stand/
Planted
% Down % Barren Row Width Applied Manure Starter Fertilizer Brand Hybrid Harvest Class
analysis rate
Berks County
David M. Wolfskill 275.5 27.7 39500 0.98 4.6 0.7 30 dairy     DEKALB DKC62-54 no-till
Dwight Zook 266.3 21.7 32800 0.99 1.6 0.6 30 pig     Pioneer 33F88 tilled
Herman Manbeck 249.7 24.7 35000 0.93 40.9 0.3 30 swine     Pioneer 33F88 no-till
Ronald Wegman 231.1 22.4 30150 0.99 0.0 1.6 30       Pioneer 34P92 no-till
David W. Schantz 225.5 26.4 29200 0.88 2.2 0.8 30 cow     Pioneer 33A88 tilled
Darrell Schlegel 224.6 22.2 30150 0.98 1.1 1.1 30       Pioneer 34P92 no-till
Floyd W. Kurtz 224.3 21.8 31000 0.98 2.6 0.6 30 dairy 7-21-7 100 Pioneer 34F97 tilled
Ronald L. Kurtz 215.3 22.8     0.1 0.1 30           tilled
Dean Wagner 210.9 19.2 29500 0.92 1.0 1.1 30 dairy     Pioneer 32B83 no-till
Joshua Kurtz 209.8 20.9 31000 0.98 6.6 3.3 30   7-21-7 100 Pioneer 34P92 no-till
Average 233.3 23.0 32033 1.00 6.1 1.0       100      
Bradford County
Jeff Morse 196.5 25.6 28000 0.83 1.3 0.9 30 dairy     Doeblers RPM
615HRQ
tilled
Average 196.5 25.6 28000 0.83 1.3 0.9              
Bucks County
John Frederick 237.6 24.7 38000 1.01 0.7 1.1 30 dairy heifer 18-46-0 200 Growmark FS 6474VT3 tilled
William Rook 230.3 25.8 28000 1.00 0.4 1.3 30   8-20-5 500 Pioneer 33T57 no-till
Robert Rook 218.7 27.8 28000 0.94 0.5 1.9 30   8-20-15 500 Pioneer 33T57 tilled
Scott Smith 206.8 24.3 29700 0.90 6.1 0.5 36   10-20-20 150 Doeblers 748RYG tilled
Cheryl Maximuck 189.5 25.1 33000 0.85 2.2 1.3 30   8-32-16 150 DEKALB DKC60-51 tilled
Kenneth S. Beer 184.5 26.6 34000 0.94 1.2 2.0 30   7-21-6 200 Pioneer 34F96 tilled
Joseph Matejik 181.0 22.1 34000 0.85 2.2 3.5 30   11-37-0 70 DEKALB DKC60-51 no-till
Ryan Beer 169.4 22.4 32000 0.98 1.2 4.8 30   7-21-6 200 Pioneer 35F44 no-till
Richard Schmalz 161.2 24.4 24500 0.97 4.7 2.6 36   30-10-10 125 DEKALB DKC61-19 no-till
Matthew Maximuck 151.2 31.9 31000 0.88 2.3 5.5 30   8-32-16 150 DEKALB DKC57-43 tilled
Average 193.0 25.5 31200 0.93 2.2 2.5       225      
Centre County
Adam Tanis 177.7 29.7 23522 0.74 6.7 4.1 30 dairy 16-8-8 200 Hubner H 5280VT3 no-till
Columbia County
Carl T. Shaffer 188.9 20.6 27878 0.88 1.5 2.3 30 dairy 16-8-8 191 Hubner H 5280VT3 tilled
Cumberland County
Jason Haycock 259.1 30.7 36000 0.92 4.0 0.0 30 dairy 46-0-0 210 DEKALB DKC61-69 tilled
Fayette County
Mike Reskovac 240.3 22.0 36000 0.97 0.6 1.2 30 dairy 11-52-0 100 Dairyland 9002BT no-till
Robert Dorazio 216.2 22.6 34000 0.98 0.2 17.4 30   11-52-0 115 Pioneer 34P92 no-till
Bill Orr 164.1 16.8 30000 0.99 18.4 3.5 30 liquid dairy 10-20-20 200 FS 6154 tilled
Richard Burd 135.4 20.7 23800   1.1 3.6 30   11-52-0 75 Pioneer 34P92/
35F37
no-till
Average 189.0 20.5 30950 0.98 5.1 6.4       123      
Fulton County
Harry Johnston 228.7 14.8 31250 0.97 1.0 1.0 30   none   Hubner H5462VT3 no-till
Huntingdon County
Sam Conrad Jr. 242.1 23.0 33014 0.99 0.0 0.7 30 dairy     Pioneer 33T85 no-till
Lancaster County
James E. Hershey 270.1 24.0 31114 0.94 5.6 0.8 30 hog 5-15-15 50 Crow’s 4727 VT3 no-till
Elvin Reiff 247.8 28.8 24254 0.64 0.0 0.4 20 dairy     Hubner H5430 no-till
A. Dale Herr 241.4 21.9 31861 0.95 0.6 1.3 30 biosolids     Pioneer 34P92 no-till
Jay L. Bomgardner 235.5 25.2           poultry 10-0-5 50 Garst 83X61-
3000GT
no-till
Samuel Conley 234.1 18.7 33355 0.93 8.2 0.0 30 poultry     Hubner H5462
VT3
tilled
Barley Star Rock Farms 233.4 21.2 31828 0.91 1.1 2.6 30 poultry     Pioneer 34P92 no-till
J. Martin Harnish 228.0 19.7 30056 0.88 0.9 0.9 30   26-0-0 25 DEKALB RX754RR no-till
Average 241.5 22.8 30411 0.87 2.7 1.0       42      
Lebanon County
Darren Grumbine 265.9 20.9 35000 1.03 50.0 0.0 30   7-21-7 50 DEKALB DKC61-69 no-till
Steven Wenger 264.0 21.6 32000 1.01 4.3 2.2 30 turkey 30-0-0 200 DEKALB DKC64-24 tilled
Glen R. Krall 251.8 21.8 36000 1.01 0.2 1.2 30 poultry     Pioneer 32Z74 tilled
Glen Wenger 251.3 21.4 32000 0.89 1.2 3.7 30 turkey 30-0-0 200 DEKALB DKC64-24 tilled
Richard Kreider 246.0 23.3 35000 0.97 0.2 0.6 30 beef     Pioneer 33Z74 no-till
Eugene Martin 242.1 20.9 33500 1.03 0.0 0.0 30 dairy/
poultry
    Pioneer 33W84 tilled
Andrew Martin 241.0 20.9 33500 0.93 0.0 0.0 30 dairy/
poultry
    Pioneer 32B83 tilled
Kristen Grumbine 239.7 23.9 35000 1.00 2.9 0.0 30   7-21-7 50 Pioneer 34P92 no-till
Linda Krall 235.5 22.9 32000 0.92 0.0 0.0 30 poultry     Pioneer 33T55 tilled
Brian Kreider 226.5 22.4 35000 1.19 6.4 2.0 30 beef     Pioneer 33W84 no-till
Average 246.4 22.0 33900 1.00 6.5 1.0       125      
Lehigh County
Kyle Henninger 228.3 21.2 34500 0.87 3.9 5.8 30       DEKALB DKC62-54 no-till
Lycoming County
D. Richard Snyder 272.0 22.6 35000 0.99 1.7 1.0 30 poultry 10-20-20 200 DEKALB DKC61-19 tilled
Scott Snyder 235.3 22.2 34000 0.99 0.7 2.5 30 poultry 10-20-20 200 Pioneer 33Z74 tilled
Kenneth Eck 235.1 19.3 35000 0.93 0.8 2.0 30   8-24-8 200 Pioneer 34F97 tilled
James H. Bishop 201.7 21.2 35500 0.85 2.8 0.8 30   7-23-5 200 TA Seeds TA 688-11 no-till
Average 236.0 21.3 34875 0.94 1.5 1.6       200      
Mercer County
David McDowell 156.4 29.6 31000 0.93 0.0 0.0 30   32-0-0 350 DEKALB DKC61-
69VT3
no-till
Northampton County
Brian Fulmer 226.3 19.8 34000 1.00 0.0 0.0 30   11-52-0 100 Hubner H5582 VT3 tilled
Robert Fulmer 219.0 18.5 34000 0.97 0.0 0.0 30   11-52-0 100 Hubner H5462 VT3 tilled
Average 222.6 19.2 34000 0.98 0.0 0.0       100      
Northumberland County
Carl Forman 251.4 25.2 34000 0.95 0.1 1.2 30   10-20-20 300 Pioneer 33T57 no-till
Pine Hurst Acres 247.1 22.9 35000 0.95 0.0 0.0 30 swine 8-24-4 30 Crow’s 4826
VT3
no-till
Wertz Brothers 245.5 19.3 34000 0.88 0.1 0.9 30 chicken     Pioneer 33Z74 no-till
Don Cotner Farms 207.9 24.8         30       Pioneer 33F88 no-till
Average 238.0 23.1 34333 0.93 0.1 0.7       165      
Perry County
David McLaughlin 211.9 23.3 32000 1.05 2.1 1.2 30 dairy     Bird 625
BTLL
no-till
Schuylkill County
Owen Koch 191.3 24.9 29000 0.74 9.3 3.3 30       Pioneer 34F97 tilled
Union County
Lee Spangler 204.7 20.6 33700 0.88 0.0 0.0 30       Pioneer 33R14 no-till
Westmoreland County
Catalina Dairy 226.3 26.5 28500 0.78 0.3 3.1 30 dairy     DEKALB DKC61-
19
tilled
York County
Dennis Gemmill 244.7 17.3 32000 1.00 6.3 0.0 30 layer     Pioneer 34P92 tilled