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Putting up corn

One of our family traditions every summer is to “put up corn.”  If you have never heard of this before (just like me not so long ago), this is the process of cooking and freezing sweet corn for the year.  … Continue reading

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There’s Nothing Like Nebraska Sweet Corn

There’s nothing like Nebraska sweet corn. We bought an old four row planter just for planting our favorite summer delicacy. In February we special order from a company in Illinois extra sweet corn with names like “Sugar and Gold” and … Continue reading

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No-Till Farming

By Diane Becker     I hardly got my hands dirty. The garden tiller did all the work for me plowing through the weeds that were already getting a head start on the seeds still in their seed packet. Though it’s been … Continue reading

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