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(C) O.F.-7.9 WAXY & (C) O.F.-7.91 NON WAXY

Portion for Analysis: Approximately 100 kernels

 

Kernels cut lengthwise and exposed to iodine solution.

 

LEFT: Yellow or White kernels of corn stained red or reddish brown shall be assigned the special grade “Waxy.”

 

RIGHT: Yellow or White kernels of corn stained blue or violet shall be “Non-Waxy.”

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Last updated May 2009