27089 Timber Road | Kelley, IA 50134

P:515-232-5777 | E: info@crdadvise.com

Corn Nurseries

CRD Advisors offers a wide variety of corn nursery services at our three home locations. Whether it’s a selfing block or crossing block, we are set up to make your nursery with us a success, from counting the seed to shelling the ears.


Summer Nurseries

Basic nursery services offered:

  • Selfing blocks for increases or generation advance
  • Hand-crossing rows for hybrid make up (1-150 MVK)
  • Hand-pollinated hybrid grain samples
  • Hybrid/inbred observation nurseries for taking notes and phenotypic traits
  • Seed counting and seed processing


Ames, Iowa

  • Over twenty acres of irrigated ground available on site
  • Numerous isolated fields for top crossing and increases within 15 miles of our facility
  • Field day capabilities on- or off-site.


Sleepy Eye, Minnesota

  • Non-irrigated nursery
  • Field day capabilities on- and off-site


Springfield, Illinois

  • Non-irrigated nursery
  • Possibility to set up and manage isolated fields for top crossing and increases
  • Field day capability on- and off-site.