Each cornstalk produces one large ear and, sometimes, one small ear.
You know, when you see a plant growing in the field and it has a stiff structure like a tree trunk or a cornstalk or a wheatstalk, those stalks are made up of building blocks that are just simple sugars.
‘Oh,’ Brandon mumbles this in response, eyes not leaving the blur of cornstalks they pass.
On one field, there is only rich, lumpy black earth, free of weeds or debris, below the rows of cornstalks waving gently in the breeze.
Sometimes in the summer I would drag my quilt and sheets out in between the cornstalks and sleep there under the stars.
Cherished went missing a lot more then just on full moons though, it seemed every other night we were looking for her out in the cornstalks on Papa's south acres.
The statue was made of wicker, and resembled nothing so much as the crude form of a stalking lion, with cornstalks wound into the tail and skillfully carved stone fangs fastened into the mouth as teeth.
They've nearly perfected an adhesive made of soy protein and used it successfully in composite boards made from virgin and recycled wood, cornstalks , switchgrass and animal processed fiber.
I spend the early afternoon hacking down cornstalks .
Images of colorful trees, baskets of fruit and vegetables, and cornstalks stacked together in fields fill the pages.