Corn Detasseling
2019 Detasseling Season with Great Lakes Detasseling


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Important Announcement

Portage 'North': Due to construction at North this summer the ‘North’ pick-up location will be located at Dunham’s Sports: 665 Mall Dr. Portage, MI 49024.


Please read the updates and information for your specific school/pick-up point (on the home page and location tabs). Not all locations will be working each day. Remember to check the website in the evening (after 6:00 p.m.) for the latest updates as plans will and do change from day to day, and late in the day too.

It looks like it may be a slow start to the corn detasseling season. We may work a few days between July 23th-30th. The first week of August will be the busiest week of the 2019 corn detasseling season.



A reminder to look for hydration packs on sale we want all the employees to have hydration packs so that everyone can stay well hydrated in the corn field during the corn detasseling season.

Use this time to go over the information listed under the DETASSELING INFORMATION tab so that you will be well prepared for the 2019 detasseling season.


Updated: July 20, 2019


We have been calling or e-mailing people with incomplete paperwork. If you received a phone call, e-mail, or a text message indicating that we still need some item/items of paperwork (i.e. i.d., bank info, etc...) please respond by e-mailing the requested items/information (corndetasseling@gmail.com).

All paperwork must be completed before you will be allowed on the bus to corn detassel in 2019.

If your plans have changed and you no longer plan to corn detassel in 2019 please send us an e-mail indicating us of your plans for the summer detasseling season. We do not want to keep asking for the missing information if you no longer plan to corn detassel in 2019. Thanks!








Plainwell - Otsego: 


Please check every few days for the specific start date. Enjoy the weekend we will not be working this weekend. The first week of August will be our busiest week this year.



A reminder to look for hydration packs on sale we want all the employees to have hydration packs so that everyone can stay well hydrated in the corn field during the corn detasseling season.




Portage: 


Looks like Portage will start detasseling next week (Tuesday or Wednesday). Please check each day for the specific start date. Enjoy the weekend we will not be working this weekend. The first week of August will be our busiest week this year.


Portage 'North': Due to construction at North this summer the ‘North’ pick-up location will be located a Dunham’s Sports: 665 Mall Dr. Portage, MI 49024.

 

A reminder to look for hydration packs on sale we want all the employees to have hydration packs so that everyone can stay well hydrated in the corn field during the corn detasseling season.


Thank you for signing up to work with us: Andy, Scott, and Joe.





BUS PICK-UP LOCATIONS: Plainwell - Otsego - Portage



QUESTIONS? send us an e-mail at  
corndetasseling@gmail.com

When sending e-mail questions please list the employees name and pick-up location in the subject line or first sentence of the e-mail.




Continue to remember DAILY WORK DAY REMINDERS! (found under the Detasseling Information tab).

We will use the web page as the main source of communication to everyone detasseling this year with Great Lakes Detasseling, LLC.

Remember to check the website in the evening (after 6:00 p.m.) for the latest updates as plans will and do change from day to day. 



We are not responsible for electronics i.e. cell phones, iPods, mp3-players, etc...