The Hybrid Corn Miracle, 1991 This video chronicles the development of hybrid seed corn and its role in the amazing productivity of the modern corn plant. Produced for Living History Farms Agricultural Museum (Urbandale, Iowa) by the Media Production Unit of Iowa State University. To obtain a copy of this film, please contact Chip Taylor Communications (www.chiptaylor.com).
George Shull explains hybrid corn and heterosis (hybrid vigor), 1909 An historical recreation of George Shull at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in 1909, on the centennial of his experiment that was the foundation for all hybrid corn grown today.
"The Miracle of Corn" & "The Hybrid Corn Miracle" (1991)