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Garden Variety, hosted by Charity Nebbe

Corn is something Iowans are pretty familiar with — drive in any direction and, chances are, you'll find some before too long. But what about growing corn on a smaller scale? That can be something totally different. Vegetable production specialist Ajay Nair joins guest host Tony Sarabia to share tips on navigating backyard maize.


  • Ajay Nair | Iowa State University Extension horticulturist and vegetable production specialist

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Aaron Steil is a Consumer Horticulture Specialist with ISU Extension and Outreach. Aaron contributes his expertise to the Garden Variety podcast and newsletter and to Talk of Iowa's Horticulture Day program.