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There’s more than meets the eye in a field of growing corn. One way to look behind the scene is to consider the cornfield as a complex and constantly changing community. It is a manufacturing community, with many thousands of "factories" per acre. Every corn plant is a factory that produces dry matter. The corn plant is one of the most efficient factories in the world!

Publication Date:

9-1966

Publisher:

Iowa State University. Cooperative Extension Service

City:

Ames, IA

Disciplines:

Agricultural Education | Agriculture

How a corn plant develops

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