Corn (maize)
Corn, Zea mays, is an annual grass in the family Poaceae and is a staple food crop grown all over the world. The corn plant possesses a simple stem of nodes and internodes. A...
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Corn has stripes on leaves - is it physiology or disease?

Corn (maize)    Moscow

Corn is grown at 25oC day and 12oC night, it rains every second days. What can be the cause of such symptoms? Physiology (some nutrients lack) and bacterial infection are...

Asked by: alex ignatov (33 points)   Posted:June 27, 2017

1 answer    63 views

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Baby corn

Corn (maize)    None Given.

Are baby corn crop infested with pests and diseases? If so, what are the pests and diseases and their possible management. Regards

Asked by: Esther Bonareri Nyangaresi (1 point)   Posted:March 31, 2017

2 answers    186 views

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Missing corn silk

Corn (maize)    None Given.

Something has taken off the silks from a number of ears. Silk just left to drop (in Australia). Suggestions please.

Asked by: Bernadine Wilde (1 point)   Posted:December 18, 2016

2 answers    286 views

Symptom in Zea mais - what is it?

Corn (maize)    None Given.

It is a plant that is above the two thousand high sea level, is 155 cm, climate is warm. Several plants show this feature

Asked by: Erick (1 point)   Posted:July 22, 2016

3 answers    375 views

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How to plant and grow corn

Corn (maize)    None Given.

I have plant corn how do I care and feed it to grow ?

Asked by: Dori Childress (1 point)   Posted:May 22, 2016

0 answers    360 views

Problem with my Sweet Corn

Corn (maize)    UK England Kent

Why does my Sweet Corn only grow on one side and not the other they are in full sun and are watered regularly.

Asked by: Andrew (3 points)   Posted:August 29, 2015

2 answers    1021 views

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What is the expected yield of maize per acre in Yatta region of Kenya?

Corn (maize)    yatta

How many bags of maize should a farmer expect to harvest per acre after planting PAN variety of maize seed?

Asked by: ELDAD (2 points)   Posted:October 15, 2014

2 answers    18904 views

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Corn Plants but No Ears?

Corn (maize)    Florida

I have another corn question from someone who has a beautiful corn stand in their garden but no sign of ears. Nearly 10 ft tall. They are using Heirloom Truckers Favorite. They...

Asked by: Shi1 (8 points)   Posted:August 21, 2013

4 answers    4933 views

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Corn Is too tough to eat - what happened?

Corn (maize)    Florida

One of my customers called the other day and is upset because his corn, although the plants grew beautifully, came out so tough, no one could eat it! He has grown corn in...

Asked by: Shi1 (8 points)   Posted:August 14, 2013

2 answers    5364 views

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How do I know when corn is ready to harvest?

Corn (maize)    None Given.

My corn plants all have ears but I do not know when I should harvest them. I have some super sweet and popcorn varieties, sorry I don’t remember exactly which ones and they...

Asked by: Stan (1 point)   Posted:July 19, 2013

3 answers    3777 views

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Earworms on corn - which pesticide should I spray when?

Corn (maize)    None Given.

When is the best time to spray for corn earworms? I am currently using Sevin. Is there a better pesticide to use?

Asked by: Bill Zimmer (2 points)   Posted:July 15, 2013

4 answers    15581 views

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Help planting corn

Corn (maize)    None Given.

I want to dedicate a small space in my vegetable garden to planting some corn. I’ve been meaning to do it for a long time but I never got round to it. I have a space of 4’ x 6’...

Asked by: Ellie (1 point)   Posted:May 7, 2013

5 answers    3923 views

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Baby corn - is it a special variety?

Corn (maize)    Zone 7B

Can somebody please settle this argument for me. My husband wants me to grow baby corn in the garden this year but will not believe me that it is simply regular corn that has...

Asked by: cara smith (3 points)   Posted:March 11, 2013

1 answer    1833 views

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Advice on growing corn for a beginner?

Corn (maize)    None Given.

I am desperate to try my hand at growing corn this summer. All of the advice I can find about growing it seems quite complicated. What is the easiest method for a beginner like...

Asked by: Ellie (1 point)   Posted:February 7, 2013

1 answer    1814 views