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Nielsen's CNN Articles - 2009

R.L. (Bob) Nielsen
Agronomy Dept., Purdue Univ.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2054
Email address: rnielsen at
  1. Interpreting Corn Hybrid Maturity Ratings (Dec)
  2. Hybrid Selection: Where's the Beef? (Dec)
  3. Corn Crop Continues Snail's Pace of Grain Drying & Harvest (Oct)
  4. Test Weight Issues in Corn (Oct)
  5. Field Drydown of Mature Corn Grain (Sep)
  6. Stress During Grain Fill: A Harbinger of Stalk Health Problems (Sep)
  7. Corn Ear Damage Caused by Bird Feeding (Sep)
  8. Yield Monitor Calibration: Garbage In, Garbage Out (Sep)
  9. Reddish-Purple Corn Plants Late in the Season (Sep)
  10. Cool Days, Cold Nights, Slow Corn, What's Next? (Sep)
  11. Blunt Ear Syndrome....Again! (Aug)
  12. Unusually Long Silks in Corn (Aug)
  13. Flood Damage to Corn Near Pollination or Beyond (Aug)
  14. Tassel-Ears in Corn (Aug)
  15. Effects of Stress During Grain Filling in Corn (Aug)
  16. A Tale of Three Cropping Seasons (Aug)
  17. Cool Temperatures: Good News or Bad News for Corn? (July)
  18. Ragged Leaf Edge Symptom in Corn (July)
  19. Prevalent Purple Plants Possible Puzzle Producers (June)
  20. Corn and the Ugly Duckling (June)
  21. Time to Park the Corn Planters (June)
  22. Wrapped & Twisted Whorls in Corn (June)
  23. Einstein's Theory of Relativity as it Relates to Soil Moisture (May)
  24. Germination Events in Corn (May)
  25. Photo Gallery: Visible Indicators of Germination in Corn (May)
  26. The Emergence Process in Corn (May)
  27. Photo Gallery: Coleoptile Appearance During Emergence (May)
  28. Root Development in Young Corn (May)
  29. Corkscrewed Corn Seedlings (Apr)
  30. Late Planting & Relative Hybrid Maturity Decisions (Apr)
  31. Planting Date is Important, But.... (Apr)