Can you imagine harvesting over 119 million bushels of corn?That’s just what Mississippi Farm Families did this year bringing $436 million of production value to our state’s economy. The top producing county was Washington County.
Mississippi field corn is used for feeding animals and in ethanol production.Sweet corn harvested by Mississippi Farm Families is mostly consumed as fresh corn ears.
Mississippi corn is good nutrition. It’s cholesterol-free and a good source of many vitamins and minerals. Corn on the cob and cut corn are also 100% whole grain.