Verified FBN Member (IA)


Yield Monitor

Our farm isn't big on tech but I would like to hear what the pros and cons of a yield monitor can be. We use 2 9510 John Deere combines for harvest


Verified FBN Member (SD)

I yield monitor in itself really does not have any pros or cons, in my opinion.

There are uses that can be a benefit to your operation. Like yield mapping. If you map your yields you can get an idea of areas that yield better than others, and watch trends from year to year. Use those trends to make amendments to the lower yield areas. Or move into variable rate fertility. Putting a little mo...


Verified FBN Member (WI)

There great if its calibrated. The other day we were harvesting 425 bu. Corn!! LOL.