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Q.My corn silks are brown but corn is really skinny

Zone Kingman, AZ | dinah moreau added on June 19, 2014 | Answered

Not sure why but the silks are brown and it has been about 20 days but the corn is really skinny. Is it done growing? I am so frustrated!

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Answered on June 23, 2014

It sounds like you may have had a pollination issue. In the future, you should try hand pollinating to ensure you get a good harvest. This article has more information about that:

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