Plant two or three seeds 30-38 cm (12-15″) apart, in rows 76-91 cm (30-36″) apart, then thin to one plant per spot.
Sow seeds 2.5-5 cm (1-2″) deep.
Make sure the soil is warm, at least above 12.7°C (55 °F). Prefers deep, well drained fertile soils with a pH between 6.0-6.8.
Seeds will sprout in 10-14 days, in warm soil.
Corn wireworms and seed corn maggots
Plant when soil is warm enough.
Control weeds and water regularly. Allow ears to dry fully in the field and then continue drying inside for best popping.