Corn Detasseling
2020 Detasseling Season


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Updated: July 2, 2020 7:00 p.m. .



Plainwell - Otsego - Portage: .


Time to sign-up for Corn Detasseling 2020.


At this time our best estimation for starting corn detasseling this year will be between July 10-15, 2020. We will not be working over the July 4th weekend so enjoy the holiday.  At this time it looks like the busiest week of work will be the first week of August.


For sign-up information please see below.



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: Paperwork drop off time and location: Wednesday July 8, 2020 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. at the old D&W Grocery Market at 525 Romence Rd. Portage, MI (on the east side of the parking lot). Please double check the 'check list' provided under the employment tab for all the information that you need to make copies of so that you will be all set to work after dropping off your paperwork.

Please check the website every few days for updates and information.

We are looking for 15-20 more individuals to sign-up for corn detasseling this year. If you have friends and/or neighbors that are hard working individuals please let them know about sign-up for Detasseling 2020.


Plainwell - Otsego: Paperwork drop off time and locations: Read carefully we will be in Plainwell and Otsego this coming week. Thursday July 9, 2020 from 7:00-7:30 p.m. at the Plainwell High School Parking log (on the west sid of the parking lot by the athletic field) and from 7:45 - 8:15 p.m. Otsego High School Parking lot (on the west side of the parking lot by the athletic field). Please double check the 'check list' provided under the employment tab for all the information that you need to make copies of so that you will be all set to work after dropping off your paperwork. 

Please check the website every few days for updates and information.

We are looking for 15-20 more individuals to sign-up for corn detasseling this year. If you have friends and/or neighbors that are hard working individuals please let them know about sign-up for Detasseling 2020.

Sign-up information:

If you want to be well prepared for the detasseling sign-up time, please follow the directions below.

Please see ‘Employment' tab for the forms to sign-up for Corn Detasseling 2020 with Great Lakes Detasseling, LLC.

The ‘Employee Information’ page under the ‘Employment’ tab will have links to the five pages that you will need to complete for employment for corn detasseling with Great Lakes Detasseling for the 2020 season.

http://fivestardetasseling.com/Employment.aspx

 

You will find a check list for what is needed to complete the paperwork under the ‘Forms’ page under the 'Employment' tab.

The ‘Forms’ page under the ‘Employment’ tab will also have examples of how to complete two out of the five forms.

IF you have problems downloading the I-9 form most likely you need the latest version of Abobe before you can download the I-9 form.

Please hold on to the competed forms until you see information on the website for time and location that will be available for dropping off the perwork.


Item you will need to sign-up:
     1. Photocopy of Birth Certificate.
     2. Social Security Card (photocopy of both sides).
     3. Photocopy of Student ID or Drivers License (copy of both sides).
     4. Banking information for direct deposit (bank name, bank routing number, and electronic account number).
     5. A passport can be used instead of the Birth Certificate, Social Security Card, and Student ID or Drivers License.


Thanks!

Andy, Scott, & Joe



PAYROLL QUESTIONS:

Check payroll tab on web page.




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, and late in the too.



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