We have an absolutely beautiful crop of corn out there folks!!
Almost perfect pollination is complete on our first couple of plantings and the silks are beginning to dry down.
Next stage is to plump up and show some colour!!
Mmmmmmm...I can almost
I’m getting so big!!! And so are all my corny friends ??
Just look what 4 sleeps did! This first crop is progressing along nicely and is at the perfect stage to explain the importance of silks.
The silks are what we
Looky here, looky here!!! Doesn’t this just make your mouth water???
Hidden in this cozy shell is a treasured treat! As the baby cob develops, everything it will need and be is already present...it just gets bigger! If you look close
So much growth and so much more to come!
(Caution and our apologies to those sensitive to the destruction of individual corn plants for research purposes)
If you look closely you can see the tassel as well as layer upon layer of
Is it any wonder that green is my favourite colour?!?!
Each season is full of what we like to call ‘learning opportunities’. As farmers and stewards of the land, it is our responsibility to capitalize on what we experience and ‘grow’