Badu-Apraku, B., R. B.Huner, and M.Tollenaar.1983. Effect of temperature during grain filling on whole plant and grain yield in maize (Zea mays L.). Can. J. Plant Sci. 63:357-363.
Cantarero, M.G., A.G. Cirilo, and F.H. Andrade.1999. Night temperature at silking affects kernel set in maize. Crop Sci. 39:703-710.
Elmore, R. 2010. Reduced 2010 corn yield forecasts reflect warm temperatures between silking and dent. Integrated Crop Management. Iowa State University, 9 Oct. 2010.
Peters, D.B., J.W.Pendleton, R.H.Hageman, and C.M. Brown. 1971. Effect of night temperature on grain yield of corn, wheat, and soybeans. Agron. J. 63:809.
Quin, F.M. 1981. Night respiration of a maize crop in the lowland humid tropics. J. of Appl. Ecol. 18:497-506.1
Authors: Mark Jeschke, Nanticha Lutt, and Stephen D. Strachan
The foregoing is provided for informational use only. Please contact your Pioneer sales professional for information and suggestions specific to your operation. Product performance is variable and depends on many factors such as moisture and heat stress, soil type, management practices and environmental stress as well as disease and pest pressures. Individual results may vary.