2016 Crops Grown at Heger Farms

Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, Green Peas

How much did we grow on the 8000 acres available to raise crops on?  Well,…. we raised enough to make the following:

Corn:

700,000 gallons of ethanol or 375,000 lbs of corn oil or 4.3 million lbs. of livestock feed

Soybeans:

179.5 million color crayons or 2.2 million gallons of soymilk

Wheat: 

5.25 million loaves of bread or 52.5 million sandwhiches

Green Peas: 

6.7 million cups or 13.4 million servings or 3.35 million pots of split pea soup

We also raised sweetcorn and figure that grew 20,000 cobs of corn!