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NC Corn

Crop Profile

  • Corn Crop Profile
    A general overview of all production practices; including major crop pest, production information, and agronomic practices in North Carolina

Production

  • Grain Production Guide, Chapter 3 Corn
  • NC Grain and Cotton Market News (NCDA&CS)
    NCDA website links to pages that have up to date reports for grains and commodity prices throughout North Carolina
  • Variety Trial Results (Department of Crop Science, NC State)
    Performance reports from the grain variety trials completed by the crop science department at North Carolina State University
  • Organic Sweet Corn Production (Department of Horticulture, North Carolina State University) Publication focusing on all levels of organic sweet corn production. Topics include but not limited to fertility, planting, and pest management.

Diseases

Insects

Publications

  • NC State Extension Corn Publication Library (NC State Extension) Complete list of corn related extension publications.
  • Grain Production Guide, Chapter 3 Corn
  • North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual
    The manual has ten main sections:
    I. Pesticide use and safety information
    II. Chemical application equipment
    III. How to send specimens for disease, insect, and weed identification
    IV. Fertilizer use
    V. Insect control
    VI. Insect and disease control of fruits
    VII. Chemical weed control
    VIII. Plant growth regulators
    IX. Animal damage control
    X. Disease control
    Detailed information on controlling pests of field crops, forage crops, grains, fruits, vegetables, ornamentals, turf, landscape, nursery, livestock, poultry, home garden, communities, and industrial sites is included.
  • IPM Scouting Guide for Corn (Kentucky) Scouting and sampling techniques, thresholds, troubleshooting guide, and information management
  • The Corn Growers Guidebook  (Department of Agronomy, University of Arkansas) All inclusive guidebook cover all things corn production

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Ryan Adams, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionRyan AdamsExtension Associate Call Ryan Email Ryan Center for Integrated Pest Management
NC State Extension, NC State University
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