Midwesterners’ favorite time of year—Sweet corn season!

Midwesterners’ favorite time of year—Sweet corn season!

It’s every Midwesterners’ favorite time of year: sweet corn season! During the summer, you can find sweet corn at your favorite roadside stand or at your local grocery store. Many times, that sweet corn was grown right down the road from where it’s being sold. I...
Farming: More Than a Summer Job

Farming: More Than a Summer Job

As temperatures slowly start to rise, the time has come for all Midwestern crop farmers to return from their extended vacations and get back to work. If only that were the case! Rather, farmers have been working all winter because America’s food production system...
Cheesy Hash Browns with Corn Flakes

Cheesy Hash Browns with Corn Flakes

CommonGround Volunteer Morgan Wrich shares her recipe for Cheesy Hash Browns with Corn Flakes.   Cheesy Hash Brown Potatoes with Corn Flakes 2 lbs. frozen hash browns (thawed)3/4 cup 1 1/2 sticks butter, melted and divided1/4 teaspoon pepper1 teaspoon salt1/2 cup...
Healthier Corn Dip

Healthier Corn Dip

CommonGround volunteer Morgan Wrich shares her recipe for “Healthier Corn Dip” with Pure Nebraska viewers.   Healthier Corn Dip 3 cans of Mexican Corn1 7oz can chopped green chillies1 6oz can diced jalapeno peppers, drained½ cup green onions...