Angry farmers, crazy weather and trade issues have made this a far-from-typical year for this important feed grain.
If the weather remains normal, farmers are expected to expand their corn plantings by about five percent for a total of 94.5 million acres.
Drew Haines of Middletown, Md., had the third-highest overall yield in the National Corn Yield Contest.
Corn Illustrated: The first step to weed control is knowing your enemy. Click through this slideshow for a weed ID quiz.
Corn totals also down week-over-week, as wheat climbs moderately higher.