Originally Posted by MagiePerdu
My work has a made-in-the-state farmers market every friday for a couple of hours. Last week, they had a whole sackful of corn for $15, or 3 ears for $1!! I bought myself and the ladies I work with corn. . .one of them told me that they had worms in some of their ears. I told 'em I'd rather pick a worm or two than choke down pesticides and other chemicals. . .nonetheless, its just a hazard of the "homegrown' veggies. . . The S.O. would eat fresh picked corn right off the stalk if he could! When I bring home that farmer's market corn, he doesn't even wanna wait for me to cook it & will eat it just warmed, or even not warmed!
I agree Patti. As gross as it may sound, I'd rather have a worm on my corn than those pesticides and chemicals.