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Dalhart farmer Bill Graff wins first place in corn yield contest

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DEKALB farmer Bill Graff of Dalhart captured a first place state yield award in the 2017 National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) National Corn Yield Contest. Graff achieved a winning yield of 306.44 bushels per acre in the No-Till/Strip-Till Irrigated category with DEKALB DKC64-34RIB brand corn.

In all, 7,269 famers from throughout the U.S. entered the 2017 yield contest. Graff, along with other DEKALB winners, were honored at the 2018 Commodity Classic Feb. 27- March 1 in Anaheim, California, with an awards banquet and private concert featuring country music star Dustin Lynch.

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