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Growing Ornamental Corn Brings Task of Harvesting

It is the best of chores; it is the worst of chores. Harvest time at our suburban Westchester, New York, home marks the successful end to a long, hot summer of tough weather and persistent bugs. We grow ornamental corn, and pulling back the husks to reveal a dazzling display of autumn color is rewarding. However, there can oftentimes be kernels that are severely damaged. Even worse ...

Heart Of The Home | Sep 1, 2013