Every year some folks get in a hurry and put their corn in the crib too early. The result is moldy corn. With a bumper corn crop in the making, some corn that is too high in moisture will go in cribs again this year.
Van Vlack, C. H.
"Store Corn to Keep,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 3
, Article 6.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol3/iss3/6