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Corn Plot Day set for Oct. 12

See how different varieties of corn grew

See how different varieties of corn grew

October 09, 2007

McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - Fulton County's annual Corn Plot Day will be held Friday, Oct. 12, beginning at 10 a.m. at the Russell McLucas Farm on Narrows Road.

Twelve different varieties of corn from five seed companies were planted. In this plot, you can compare the different varieties with a difference of 15 growing degree days.

This has been a difficult year for most crops to meet full potential. Come out and see for yourself the difference in the corn. Lunch will be provided along with pesticide credits. (one core, two category and two research).

If you would like more information or to register, please contact Greg Strait in the Fulton County Extension Office at 1-717-485-4111.

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