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By Jason Gehler
August 23rd, 2023 Edition
CROPS ADD TO SUMMER HUMIDITY
“Corn sweat” or evapotranspiration occurs when the corn crop takes in water from the soil and transpires the moisture through the plant’s leaves and into the atmosphere. According to the University of Illinois, at its peak, corn can “sweat” or release up to 3,000 to 4,000 gallons of water vapor, per acre, per day into the atmosphere.See More of This Article
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