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Crop Prelude

Every year getting into the sweet corn patch is sort of like a prelude of the real crop to come for Phil.

Last night he picked our first ears of sweet corn.

Visually… not too good.  Those missing kernels are from the poor pollination because of the drought.

The taste — even worse.  Dry, no flavor, ugh.  The future harvest seems dim.  We do have something and for that we are thankful.  Just don’t expect me to mail you corn this year.  😉

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