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The Story of Your Food: Corn

Posted 12/29/2017 4:00pm by Dennis Skoworodko.

Just look at these absolutely gorgeous corn seeds! This variety is “Painted Mountain Milling Corn” We will be trialing some this coming season - to see if we can get it to grow here, and if it does, to see how it mills up for corn meal and then the ultimate, to see how it tastes. It has been bred from old strains (perhaps dating back 1,000 years) of Mandan Indian corn by Dave Christensen in Montana over 37 years. I always find it exciting to trial new veggies!

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