Growing Popcorn

The popping stopped and I split the hot corn into two bowls.  A drizzle of olive oil, sea salt, and nutritional yeast turned ordinary popcorn into a treat to watch in front of a movie.  Actually,  it is not ordinary popcorn.  That so called “ornamental corn” that we will see around stands come October?  Popcorn. …

The Great Corn Experiment

I have alternated playing American Indian and pioneer since I was a child.  I suppose I am still playing.  I have rows of the best corn I have ever grown.  Anyway, they look pretty.  We have had some issues with knowing what to do now.  Doug pulled a nice big ear off one of the…

Knee High by 4th of July

6500 feet above sea level.  17 week growing season.  Water bill through the roof.  Knee high by 4th of July.  Folks, I think we are going to have corn this year!  (Not the gnome sized stuff we had last year….)