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Jackson County couple sells homegrown corn
Native nutrition available at Spout Springs Farmers Market
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Jim Matthews sorts corn June 27 at Spout Springs Farmers Market in Flowery Branch. - photo by NAT GURLEY
When most people think of American foods, they picture apple pies cooling on window sills and hamburgers and hot dogs cooking on the grill. And while it may not be the first thing that comes to mind, food doesn’t get more American than corn. Corn, a plant native to North America, has been a staple of the American diet long before Squanto taught the pilgrims how to grow it.