green corn


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a corn plant developed in order to have young ears that are sweet and suitable for eating

corn that can be eaten as a vegetable while still young and soft

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Native Americans seem to celebrate new years at various times, from the arrival of the salmon in the fall to Winter Solstice to the Spring Equinox and on to July with the Green Corn, depending on the region or tribe.
High summer yields a special treat in Mexico and the Southwest: green corn tamales, made from mature fresh corn instead of dried masa flour.
Yet early in the text (Chapter 4), and contradicting his own later chapters in which he shows the IWW continuing strong, he reiterates the usual historical explanation for the repression that came down like thunder on members of the IWW and Socialist Party, both nationwide and in Oklahoma: The 1917 Green Corn Rebellion.
My main and favorite solar dried foods are green corn, apples, and greens (such as Swiss chard and celery).
After the blessing we talked late into the night, feasting on black beans, rice salad and green corn tamales (ground corn steamed in the husk) made by a Yaqui Indian woman.
Gardens lap up to the tracks in neat, flower bedecked plots; small fields stripe the valleys with bright green corn, yellow rye, purple flowers; forests darken the slopes and serrate the ridges.
Complete dishes are becoming increasingly available, such as brocoli/cauliflower/whole-grain rice, and green corn with vegetables and cheese.
Non-root vegetables: Artichokes; Asparagus; Aubergines; Avocados; Beans (green); Broad beans; Cabbages; Castor Beans; Cauliflower & broccoli; Chick-Peas; Chillies & peppers; Cucumbers & gherkins; Garlic; Green corn (maize); Leeks & other allium vegetables; Lettuce & chicory; Mushrooms & truffles; Olives; Onions & shallots; Peas; Pulses (other); Pumpkins, squash & gourds; Spinach; Soy beans; String beans; Sugar Cane; Vegetables fresh (other).
Religious, cultural and governmental factor lessened the prevalence of the traditional Green Corn Ceremony and the sacred Corn Woman.
In "phase one" of the facility's build out, scheduled for the fall of 2010, the new corn seed production plant will have two high-capacity dryers and green corn receiving lines, bulk storage, 175,000 square feet of warehouse space and a conditioning tower capable of packaging 1,200 bags of corn seed per hour.
This, for his many friends and his large family, was crisis enough, but his illness came just before the annual Green Corn Ceremony of the Polecat Ceremonial Ground.
From Blackberry Zinfandel Dressing; Creme Brulee; and Tomato Concasse with Italian Sausage and Black Mussels; to Saffron Whipped Yukon Gold Potatoes; Tahini Eggplant Salad with Mesquite Bacon; and Green Corn Tamale Casserole, Tucson Cooks
The menu has little that could be called nouvelle but instead offers comforting renditions of dishes that El Cholo helped make classic: enchiladas Suizas, fajitas, green corn tamales.
The Mashantucket Pequots host the annual Schemitzun feast of green corn and dance each September, which includes the world championship of Aboriginal song and dance.
The green corn stalks made a special treat for the mother cows and their calves.