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Corn on and off the cob

July 20th, 2009    •  by Bethia    •   4 Comments »

I love corn on the cob. It was one of the pleasures of childhood summers spent in New Jersey with my grandparents. My grandfather grew his own corn, usually Silver Queen and when I was young I would go out on the tractor to help him pick it. He liked to bring it straight from the garden to the kitchen, as close to dinner time as possible and as we picked he would sing me the same old song: Oh said the blackbird to the crow Down to the cornfield we must go husking corn has been our trade ever since […]

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