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Number of Kernels on an Ear of Corn

How many kernels are there on an ear of corn?

800.

According to data posted on Iowa Corn website, the number of kernels on an ear of corn range from 500 to 1,200 ‘“ the average kernel number per ear is 800. A regular corn plant may be from 5 feet to 12 feet tall, with roots that may be over 6 feet long.

This fact is verified on : May 13, 2010.





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