Gardeners have a lot of options when it comes to planting sweet corn. Learn what horticulturists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach have to say regarding planting date and variety.
Sweet corn fresh from the garden or farmers market makes a tasty addition to a summer picnic. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturists offer tips for harvesting and storing sweet corn, and examine some of the pollination and disease issues that can impact yield.
As Iowa sweet corn matures in the fields, extension specialists share tips on keeping the raccoons out of the patch and when to harvest.