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Corn

We grow two types of corn at Oak Prairie, seed corn and commercial corn. Seed corn is planted to become the seed for next year’s commercial corn. Seed corn is broken down into two different plantings both in the month of May. The female seed is planted first, followed a week later...more about our corn »

Beans

In addition to corn, beans are another important part of our crop mix. The three different types of beans that we plant are soybeans, snap beans, and tofu beans. Soybeans are where the majority of our acres are consumed this year totaling around...more about our beans »

Potatoes

Potatoes are the final part of our crop mix. Potatoes are planted in April, and require a lot of care through the summer months until they are harvested in July and September. They have to be sprayed every 7 days, mainly for insects, more specifically the...more about our potatoes »