Corn Detasseling
2019 Detasseling Season

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Updated:  March 25th

Corn Detasseling


Great Lakes Detasseling 

sign ups for Portage workers

you only need to come to one meeting

Portage North Middle School Thursday, April 18th @ 7:30 pm 

Portage Central Middle School Wednesday, April 24th @ 7:30 pm 

Portage West Middle School Tuesday, April 30th @ 7:30 pm

You only need to attend one meeting

pick the meeting that works best for you 

                                                        What you need to bring (to the sign-up meetings):

                                                                1.  A  Parent or Guardian
                                                                2.  Your social security card (photocopy of both sides)
                                                                3.  Photocopy of birth certificate
                                                                    (We will need to keep the photocopy of the birth certificate)
                                                                4.  Your bank information for direct deposit
                                                                     (bank name, bank routing number, and electronic account number)
                                                                5.  Student ID or Driver License (copy of both sides)
                                                                6.  An ink pen (not a pencil)
                                                Age: 13 and older by July 1, 2019 (This is the cut off date no exceptions)
                                                pass the information around to your friends working with friends is always more fun.
                                                Take a screenshot, snapchat, facebook, Instagram,  whatever it is you kids use. 

Plainwell & Otsego: Keep checking the web page for your sign-up dates and locations. No sign-up meetings have been scheduled for Plainwell or Otsego at this time.

Questions: email us at

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

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.

It looks like we will have more acres to detasseling in 2019 than we completed in 2018. Looking forward to a Great 2019 Detasseling Season.

BUS PICK-UP LOCATIONS: Plainwell - Otsego - Portage

QUESTIONS? send us an e-mail at

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...