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Agronomic Services — Corn Tissue Sampling, slide 3 of 7

At tasseling (before silking)

MRML for corn at tassel stage. Collect the earleaf, which is adjacent and below the uppermost developing ear, from 15 to 20 plants from random locations in
the field.

Write these codes on the Plant Sample Information form:

Growth Stage:   B (bloom)

Plant Part:          E (earleaf)

Plant Position:   U (upper plant)

Illustration modified from Univ. Illinois Coop. Extension
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Last Update August 22, 2011


NCDA&CS Agronomic Services Division, Colleen M. Hudak-Wise, Ph.D., Director
Mailing Address: 1040 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1040
Physical Address: 4300 Reedy Creek Road, Raleigh NC 27607-6465
Phone: (919) 733-2655; FAX: (919) 733-2837

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