CORN!. By: Kaylee Payne & Holly Young. Planting Corn. Corn is sensitive to cold weather, which is why it should be planted in the middle of May. First dig a trench at about 5-6 inches deep. Sprinkle fertilizer at the bottom of the trench and then mix the fertilizer into the soil.
By: Kaylee Payne & Holly Young
Corn is sensitive to cold weather, which is why it should be planted in the middle of May.
Remember when caring for corn to:
V1: First Leaf Collar
V3: Third Leaf Collar
V7: Seven Leaf Collar
V10: Ten Leaf Collar
R6: Physiological Maturity
The equipment you will need for harvesting and growing corn are:
Silos or other storage buildings.
Farmers use corn to feed the animals in the winter and sell it for money. Also they save some of the corn to plant more corn!
Of 10,000 items in a typical grocery store, how many would you guess would contain corn in one form or another?
At least 2,500 items use corn in some form during the production or processing.