Seeing is believing of what intensified management can do!

Current Happenings

Find about recent activities of the University of Illinois Crop Physiology Laboratory including current observations from the field. read more.....

Welcome to fellow Crop Physiologist
Dr. Robert J. Jones, Chancellor- elect for the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign! read more


Mo Augustino of Farms.com Risk Management learned about producing high- yield corn on his 2016 5th annual U.S. Corn Belt crop tour. (direct link to YouTube video here)


Workhorse or racehorse? See the classification of 43 current commercial hybrids in the 2015 Management Yield Potential trial results!


Thanks to Illini FS and United Prairie for the Tons of urea fertilizer!


Recent Publications (updated)

Corn ears


Corn Research

Learn about our research on the management and physiology of high yield corn and sustainable production systems:






CPL group 2015


Soybean Research

What is the physiology of soybean, and how can we increase yields?