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maize

the Indian corn Zea mays, possibly the most intensively investigated higher plant. It is a common food source which may be processed into e.g. cornflakes.
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He was the student of class four and his father had sent him to herd goats back from the fields, the CCPO said, adding that when the boy did not return after some time his father searched and found him in cornfield some 200 metres away from his home.
Yapit said the motorcycle driven by Hafid Malagar was speeding on the northbound lane of the Manila North Road when it slid off the road and fell on the cornfield as it negotiated a sharp curve.
Grenier and taken to a cornfield on Town Farm Road in Sutton.
Cornfield Care Centre in Limavady, Co Derry, will add to its 120 staff after opening a 52-bed unit for patients with physical disabilities.
As the shadows stretched across the cornfield, I welcomed the sight of Herman as he trudged back to me.
He said that at the day of the murder, he worked on his cornfield which is located near the lake and he did not hear or see any automobile until the late hours.
I decided to hunt my stand that sat on the edge of woods bordered by a half-picked cornfield. Just after daylight, a few does came by headed to the woodlot.
Dig out any perennial weeds first, then plant the cornfield seeds in autumn for best results.
PC Tracy Cornfield said: "Tackling the nuisance and danger caused to our communities by off-road motorcycles is a high priority.
PC Tracy Cornfield said: "When we received the call neighbourhood wardens, the police helicopter and traffic officers were deployed "The suspects were soon located but the rider and his passenger were lucky to escape injury.
It seems she rekindled their passion on a video shoot in a cornfield in his home state of Nebraska.