Alternatives and Associated Fuel-Energy Requirements for Corn Harvesting

Cooperative Extension South Dakota State University

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The flow charts shown in this Fact Sheet can be used to determine fuel and energy requirements for harvesting either dry corn or wet corn. These charts can also be used to select corn harvesting, storage, and handling system alternatives. The most common alternatives available to South Dakota farmers for harvesting and storing are included.