At the heart of the Channel® brand are the relationships we build with farmers like you. We call it Seedsmanship. With Channel, you’ll experience our Seedsmanship At Work® services on your farm through the year-round, hands-on, customized service of your Channel Seedsman. Your local Seedsman knows your fields and can recommend the elite seed products designed to perform in your area and maximize the profitability of every acre.
Your local Seedsman is there for you all year long, listening to your needs and providing value before the first seed is planted, throughout the growing season, and long after harvest. Your Seedsman will combine keen observation with firsthand knowledge of your fields to create recommendations tailored to your specific conditions.
Channel products have been great for us and they come with an even better Seedsman. He’s helped us pick the product for the right acre and we've seen great results from that relationship.
The formation of kernel black layer signals full corn kernel maturity. Corn products differ from one another in drydown rates. Plant characteristics and environmental conditions contribute to drydown rate after black layer. Kernel moisture content is during the drying period is lost faster with warm, dry weather and slower with wet, cool weather.