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5 Health Benefits of Corn

A staple summer vegetable, sweet corn is seldom considered a unique source of health benefits. But the truth is, this amazing plant has the ability to dramatically improve your health… Continue

Sweet Corn Fritters on the Full Circle Good Food Life

Sweet Corn Fritters

Sweet corn is one of my favorite parts of summer. As a child in Northern Michigan, we usually boiled corn on the cob after it had been carefully shucked to… Continue

Summer Succotash

Succotash, a popular dish during the Great Depression due to its inexpensive ingredients, can be delicious when using fresh summer shelling beans and ripe cherry tomatoes. To make it a… Continue

Roasted Corn, Quinoa and Kale Salad Recipe

I’ll tell you right off the bat that this is by no means a traditional “recipe” or specific instructions. I know it looks like it is, and you’re welcome to… Continue


4 Foods to Celebrate Your Independence from Big Ag

This fourth of July, while you’re planning your picnic, barbecue or other outdoor adventure don’t forget to include some of these ingredients in your freedom-loving menu. These delicious ingredients have… Continue

Corn on the cob

Easy Black-Eyed Peas and Summer Corn Salad Recipe

This is a simple, nutritious, and delicious dish that can be an excellent side to summer grilling or a cool dish for a hot summer evening. Black-eyed peas are a… Continue

Sweet corn on the cob

Northwest Succotash Recipe

This dish makes a great bed for grilled lamb, quail, rabbit or chicken. A mixture of everything the season has to offer, it should be lightly cooked to retain the… Continue

Quinoa, Corn and Tomatillo Salad

PrintQuinoa, Corn and Tomatillo Salad IngredientsFor dressing: 3 garlic cloves, unpeeled 1 tsp cumin seeds 1/4 cup cilantro leaves 2 1/2 tbsp light vinegar, champagne or rice wine 1/4 cup… Continue

How Organic Corn is Healthy Corn

Nothing says “summer” to me more than a couple of ears of sweet corn, a tomato and cucumber salad, the barbeque fired up and awaiting delicious cookin’s, and a few… Continue