sweet corn

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Synonyms for sweet corn

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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Each kernel on a cob of sweet corn is a seed, which contains the embryo of the corn plant and a reserve of starch that fuels the plant's early growth.
He soon realized that one hectare of sweet corn was too much for the Iba market.
Crop destruction and soil incorporation also prevents females from continuing to use sweet corn ears for further oviposition.
Application of different fertilizer sources on sweet corn had no significant results on its height, number of ears, length and diameter of ears, total years, marketable and non-marketable ears.
Syngenta will begin to introgress SSW[R] technology into its proprietary sweet corn genetics.
Sweet corn is not so sugary: The most common thing you hear about corn is its sugar contents.
College of Agriculture, Anand Agricultural University, Anand, Gujarat during kharif season of the years 2006 and 2007 on loamy sand soil with a view to study the effect of spacing and integrated nutrient management on green cob yield and iv quality of sweet corn [Zea mays saccharata sturt].
Eat sweet corn raw while standing next to the stalk you just picked it from.
2 IF you eat sweet corn when it's really fresh the kernels should be plump, juicy and full of flavour.
Paul Delaney, Liverpool: I think it's best to start your sweet corn early and plant them outside in a block.
PIONEER GROWERS AND GREEN GIANT have cleaned up the sweet corn category with two value-added sweet corn products: a tray package of eight ears of corn and a grab-and-go microwaveable bag.
INGREDIENTS (Makes 8 burgers) 350g/ 12 oz trout fillets, skinned 150ml/ 1/4pt milk 1/4pt hot fish stock 4 spring onions, finely sliced 350g/12oz cooked peeled potatoes 1tsp tartare sauce 50g/2oz fresh white breadcrumbs 1 medium free-range egg, beaten 4tbsp semolina Sea salt and ground white pepper Vegetable oil for shallow frying To Serve: 4tbsp salad cream 2tbsp sweet corn nib lets 1 red pepper, deseeded and finely diced 8 mini pitta breads 4 ripe tomatoes, sliced Few lettuce leaves METHOD 1.
If you think sweet corn is strictly side dish (or ingredient) material, think again.
As he showcased the dishes - which included delicious Tomato shots with basil and mild guacamole; Coriander chicken with cumin wafers and spicy guacamole; Edamame bean salad with avocado dressing and smoked fish; Corn and Parmesan muffins using Dole's microwave-ready King Cob sweet corn on the cob; and Banana chips using Dole East African Matooke bananas, with sweet or savoury spices - guests enjoyed taster portions of each.
Our mission was to pick leftover sweet corn for donation to a food pantry.