If you do decide to stop fostering an environment for excellence because of hindrances you have incurred, you will be wrong the vast majority of the time. The genetics in use by AgVenture today are much more hearty than those of yesteryear. Our ability to protect and nourish the crop is wonderfully advanced now.
Plan ahead to avoid ear mold development next season. Rotating crops and planting a hybrid with ear rot resistance can lessen the chance of developing ear molds. Hybrids with in-plant insect protection can reduce insect damage to help prevent diseases from entering the ear.