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The Process of Emergence in Corn

Once the corn seed is planted, the waiting game for the first corn plants to emerge begins, which also means assessing (or worrying) if any issues...

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The Corn Mesocotyl and Assessing Abnormal Growth

As a young agronomist, one of the first things I learned was that when assessing corn emergence and stand establishment following planting, is that...

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Randomization, Replication, and Statistics

Field research trials are an important part of understanding how specific agronomic practices can improve farm productivity.

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