How to Check Moisture Content on your Sunflowers?

Is there another method to determine if sunflowers are ready to desiccate?

The answer is “yes”. This season many sunflower fields are not showing ALL the typical characteristics for physiological maturity, particularly brown bracts. Therefore, how can you tell if the sunflower seed moisture content is 30-35% moisture?
Desiccation-Staging

 

 

 

 

Click here to learn how to test moisture.

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