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Randy Dowdy is a first generation farmer from Valdosta, Georgia. He operates a 1,700-acre corn, soybean and peanuts farm. Randy set the world corn yield record in 2014 with a yield of 503 BPA. In 2016, he set the world record in soybeans at 171 BPA and reached a personal best corn haul on his farm of 521 BPA. Randy Dowdy’s production strategies focus on maximizing yields by minimizing stress that plants experience throughout the growing season. Randy’s forward thinking approach to crop production challenges traditionally accepted practices and focuses on extracting as much yield as possible from each seed planted.
Dan Luepkes resides in Northern Illinois and farms 1,500 acres of corn and soybeans. In 2015, Dan placed 3rd in the state of Illinois with a yield of 299 BPA. In 2016, Dan placed 1st and 2nd in the state of Illinois NCGA Corn Yield Contest with bin busting yields of 315 and 312 BPA in the Irrigated class. One new addition Dan made in 2015 was adding drip irrigation on his farm and then expanded that in 2016. Since then, Dan has been experimenting with drip irrigation combined with new biological and microbial practices to push yield production on his farm. In 2017, Dan placed 1st & 2nd in the state with A6499STXRIB performing at 327.5 & 319.8 BPA in the No-Till/Strip-Till Irrigated class. The following year with A6499STXRIB, Dan placed 1st in the state at 324.3 BPA in the No-Till/Strip-Till Irrigated class and 2nd in the state at 296.7 BPA in the Irrigated class. Dan then finished the decade with A640-77VT2RIB, placing 1st in state at 289.6 BPA in the No-Till Irrigated Class.
Terry Vissing farms 1100 acres of corn, soybeans, wheat and sorghum in the hills of Southern Indiana. In 2014, Terry won 2nd place in the state of Indiana with a high yield of 295 BPA and in 2016 won 1st place in the state of Indiana with a bin busting 288 BPA. Also, in 2016 Terry placed 3rd nationally in the NSP sorghum contest. In 2018, A6579VT2PRO performed with 323.8 BPA on No-Till/Strip-Till Non-Irrigated soil and placed 3rd in the state. Terry rounded out the decade with A641-06VT2RIB, placing 1st in the state in the No-Till Non-Irrigated Class. Terry is currently experimenting with new practices to push yield production on his farm.
Burr Oak, Michigan
Washington, North Carolina
Cope, South Carolina
Union City, Tennessee