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9 Basic Steps Towards A Bountiful Corn Harvest

By pinoyfarmer | October 8, 2008
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1. Choosing the appropriate variety or hybrid and securing good quality
seeds

2. Land preparation

3. Water management (in areas where irrigation is available)

4. Fertilization

5. Planting

6. Thinning, cultivation and pest management (7-20 DAP)

7. Sidedressing, hilling up and pest management 20-40 DAP)

8. Crop care and maintenance (flowering until just before harvest/41-95 DAP)

9. Harvesting (95-100 days after planting) and post harvest operations

Source: Philippine Department of Agriculture

Topics: Crops & Vegetables | 1 Comment »

One Response to “9 Basic Steps Towards A Bountiful Corn Harvest”

  1. lisa Says:
    September 22nd, 2010 at 9:19 am

    cool

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