The Best Sweet Corn Seeds?

Answer Sweet corn is one of the treasures of summer gardening. Fresh-picked and shucked into a pot of boiling water, it's a feast of sweet goodness. There are three basic types of sweet corn, and determin... Read More »

Top Q&A For: The Best Sweet Corn Seeds

What temperature is best to grow sweet corn?

The best temperature to grow sweet corn is between 68 and 73 degrees Fahrenheit. Temperatures as low as 41 degrees Fahrenheit stop growth and temperatures above 95 degrees Fahrenheit damage the pol... Read More »

The Best Corn Seeds for Home Gardeners?

Corn fresh from the home garden always tastes better than the corn you buy at the store. It is a fairly easy crop to grow, if you have adequate space in a sunlit area in your yard. Whether you pref... Read More »

Are popcorn seeds the same thing as corn seeds?

Popcorn seeds come from the seeds of specific varieties of corn which are suitable for drying and cooking at high temperatures. These seeds typically are dried commercially and sold to consumers, t... Read More »

Can you use sweet corn to produce corn oil?

Generally, sweet corn production has been directed to specific markets. The demand has tended to be for sweet corn in the form of canned or frozen kernels; fresh corn-on-the-cob; or processed crunc... Read More »