All posts tagged "corn"
Ornamental Corn Grows in Illinois Too
If you live in Chicagoland, Will County farmer John Kiefner may have grown the ornamental or so-called “Indian”...
Field Corn and Sweet Corn: What’s the Difference?
Corn covers more of Illinois’ farmland than any other crop, yet you’ll need to find a backyard garden...
Farm Focus: Field Corn
Learn fun facts about Illinois' top agricultural commodity – field corn.
The Perfect Dip: Recipes for Dips and Salsas
Whether preparing for a summer cookout or having friends over for the big game, these dips and salsas...
Sweet Corn Recipes: We’re All Ears
Find information about sweet corn varieties, storage tips and tasty recipes.
Fair Fare: Recipes Inspired by the State Fair
There are few things more delicious — and more deep fried — than food at state fairs. Here...
Recipes That Are Perfect For a Picnic
Grab that red and white checkered blanket and head outside. We've got a collection of flavorful recipes to...
Farmers Market Recipes
Enjoy the freshness of your local farmers’ fare with a few of these surprisingly easy treats. Recipes include...
Corn by the Numbers
Learn fun facts and farmer statistics about corn, such as the size of a bushel of corn.
The Life Cycle of a Corn Plant
Follow the Illinois corn crop through the year from planting in spring to harvesting in fall and its...