"To the maize field"

Maize Field
Creative Commons AttributionMaize Field - Credit: Cathy, Sam, Max and Mai
 Maize, also known as corn, is a grain that was domesticated in Mesoamerica in prehistoric times.

The plant consists of a leafy stalk that produces ears with seeds called kernels. Though technically a grain, many people consider corn to be a vegetable.


Corn Kernels
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeCorn Kernels - Credit: Andrew Butko