There’s a lot going on inside a single stalk of corn! If you look closely you can see the tassel growing inside and it is surrounded by lots of luscious leaves! In the next couple of days these stalks will stretch out
Today we begin the task of ‘saving the corn’! Each row of Snyder’s Sweet Corn that is planted under the bio-mulch must be walked and checked to make sure these babies are coming through the holes! If any of them
These little gems are really trying their best in less than ideal growing conditions! Some of their friends have not handled themselves as well ? Chilly temperatures and lots of rain has made planting a bit more challenging this season.
Well the sun is shining...at least for today...so it was a great opportunity to check in on our little sprouts!! Although this early spring weather has been somewhat challenging to work around for getting corn seeds in the ground, those that
Oh the sweet smell of fresh soil in the spring!! Today is the what we consider the start of our 2019 sweet corn season and we are excited to share it with you all! There’s so much happening as we begin to
In 1981 Charlie Snyder and his original ‘Corny Crew’ began this crazy journey with a desire to diversify the family farm. They began by growing a few acres of sweet corn which were hand picked and packed and shipped off
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