Corn cribs were first used by Native Americans, and they usually had slats in the walls to allow air to circulate. Slats or vent holes are used to this day to help the corn dry quickly.
Cribs are enclosures which are often constructed using a slatted framework. Various types of cribs are used as baby beds, as mangers for feeding animals, as stalls for stabling animals, and for drying corn.
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CHICAGO (Reuters) - Rains soaked portions of the U.S. Corn Belt this week, swamping fields in South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa, and more storms are expected early next week ahead of a warm-up, meteorologists said Friday.
Reuters. Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:15:28 -0400.
A lab scientist at DowDuPont uses corn and sugar to develop fibers, then shepherds them to textile mills for mass production.
As Told To Patricia R. Olsen. New York Times. Fri, 22 Jun 2018 17:00:06 GMT.
There is fundamental support for a long-term, slow grind to the upside for corn. The May Supply & Demand Report from USDA featured a year-to-year 500-million-bushel cut to projected U.S. carryover. ...
Pro Farmer. Farm Journal Media. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:04:00 GMT.