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Visual Reference Library - Corn
C-3.0 DRIER DAMAGE
 C-3.0 Drier Damage

A           B        C          D

Portion for Analysis: Approximately 250 grams

 

Illustration shows from left to right:

Kernel A: Kernels which have a discolored, wrinkled, and blistered appearance.

Kernel B: Kernels which are puffed and/or swollen and slightly discolored and often have damaged germs.

Kernel C: Kernels whose seed coats are peeling off and are slightly discolored.

Kernel D: Kernels whose seed coat is peeling off (or has already peeled off), having a crazed or checked appearance.

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Last updated May 2002