Wayne Flanary, Regional Agronomist
Corn in area fields range from planting dates in April to last of June. Because of this, we have different maturities of corn progressing to harvest.
The dent stage is also known as the R5 stage occurs between 35 and 42 days after silking. This is when nearly all the kernels are dented and the cob turns a dark red color. At the beginning of this