Corn

Photograph of corn.

Delicious yellow corn is sweetest in summer, but available year round in cans, or frozen.



Harvest of the Month

Network for Healthy California.

Newsletters and menu slicks for educators, families, and the community focused on a variety of fruits and vegetables.


Corn Recipes

USDA. FNCS.

Quantity recipes containing corn from the USDA Mixing Bowl.


Corn Fact Sheet (PDF | 430 KB)

Mississippi State University Extension Service.

This fact sheet provides growing information, food safety tips, nutrient information, mealtime ideas, fun facts, and ways to involve children in preparation. From One to Grow On: A Garden-Based Learning Program for Preschoolers.


Corn: Classroom Education

Kentucky Corn Growers Association.

Includes links to educational resources and resource development related to corn, including complete curriculum, presentation, activity sheets, and a video.


Corn Clipart Food Clipart

Foodandhealth.communications.

Provides a variety of fruit and vegetable clipart images, for free use. Search for a fruit or vegetable to see all associated images.


Watch Your Garden Grow: Corn

University of Illinois Extension.

Web site contains in depth information on corn including varieties, selection, storage and nutritional information and preparation techniques. Also contains information on home preservation and recipes.


The Great Corn Adventure

University of Illinois Extension.

This Web site teaches students about the history of corn, how it grows and is harvested, and uses of corn. There is also a teacher's guide with suggested activities.


Indian Corn Agricultural Research Service Image Gallery

USDA. Agricultural Research Service.

Provided as a complimentary source of high quality digital photographs available from the Agricultural Research Service Information Staff. Corn photos include:


Corn

Pennsylvania Nutrition Education Network.

Visitors to this Web site can download and distribute newsletters, recipes, bookmarks, and other materials related to corn.