Hand-Pollination of Corn

Learn how to pollinate corn by hand with this technique.

By Micaela Colley & Jared Zystro

The Seed Garden

The Seed Garden (Seed Savers Exchange, 2015) by Micaela Colley & Jared Zystro and edited by Lee Buttala & Shanyn Siegel brings together decades of research and hands-on experience to teach both novice gardeners and seasoned horticulturists how to save the seeds of their favorite vegetable varieties.

You can purchase this book from the MOTHER EARTH NEWS store: The Seed Garden.

Hand-pollination of corn is fairly easy and is com­monly used by seed savers when they are unable to provide a sufficient isolation distance between varieties.



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