All posts tagged "flavor"
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: Soybeans
Did you know that Illinois ranks second in the nation for soybean production?
6 Common Gardening Mistakes to Avoid
Avoid some common mistakes we gardeners make that result in a lot of extra work.
Rosemary, a Versatile Winter Herb
Rosemary, a perennial evergreen shrub, can easily be grown in a home or garage during the winter months....
A Taste of History at Clinton’s Apple N’ Pork Festival
Smell the aroma of apple butter at the DeWitt County Museum Association's Apple N' Pork Festival.
Golconda, Illinois is Big on Shrimp
Enjoy a true taste of the South at the Golconda Shrimp Festival in September.
Farm Focus: Beef
Sure, corn is popular in Illinois, but did you know that in the Prairie State about 23 percent...
Big Bagel Bash in Mattoon
The small breakfast treat called “bagel” is recognized in a huge way each July at Bagelfest in Mattoon.
What Is Ethanol and Its Connection to Corn?
We all see the signs for ethanol at our gas pumps, but do you know how ethanol comes...
Corn by the Numbers
Learn fun facts and farmer statistics about corn, such as the size of a bushel of corn.