Take advantage of the drier weather in June's fourth week to detassel
corn, to bring in the winter wheat, to complete the first cut of alfalfa and to start the second cut.
to catch a school bus to the farms outside of town, where he'd weed rows of soybeans and detassel
corn--a Plains rite of adolescence that aids pollination.
That increase revolutionized farming, but it also meant a lot of work for the hybrid companies; someone had to detassel
acres and acres of corn in the process of growing a new breed of plant.
Moreover, the window of opportunity to detassel
the plant is only three days.
Other alternatives for the complete control of pollen dissemination may be through isolation in time or using the transgenic plants only as female that are detassel
before anthesis (Garcia et al., 1998) in the routine breeding programs.
Still employs over 650 school-aged youth to detassel
corn, cut hay, pull weeds and do midsummer pruning in the moon's third or fourth quarter.
WLA members raised vegetables, detasseled
corn, shocked wheat, picked cotton, and harvested fruits and nuts.
"They seem detasseled
about my case going up on appeal."
In each isolation block, one population was used as the male and the other seven populations were detasseled
and used as females.