FILE - A corn field. (Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Thieves Make Off With Hundreds Of Ears Of Corn From Bristol, Conn. Farm

Workers at Green Acres Farm in Bristol went to pick corn to sell at a market Sunday and discovered that the stalks had been all but picked clean.


A woman feeds her chickens. (file/credit: CBS 2)

Cheaper Corn Could Mean Cheaper Chicken

The latest numbers by the National Corn Growers Association show that a bushel of corn is selling for a little more than $5 a bushel, down from nearly $7 last year.


Farmers on Long Island said that wet June weather has been bad for this year's strawberry crop. (Credit CBS 2)

Wet June Causing Poor Growing Conditions On Long Island Strawberry Farms

June is the peak season for strawberries on Easter Long Island, but farmers said that this month has been more like November.



Gridiron Grub: Get The Party Poppin’ With Corn

You can do so much more than a cold vegetable tray with ranch dressing to fill out the menu for a tailgate party. Football season marks the tail end of fresh corn season, so get this on your menu soon.


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Pick-A-Side: Which Thanksgiving Food Is Your Favorite?

Turkey, cornbread or stuffing? Choose your favorites from this array of classic Thanksgiving foods.


A woman shops at a Manhattan grocery store March 17, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Groceries, Clothing Will Soon Cost You More Money

As wheat, corn, sugar and cotton prices go up you may be digging deeper in the coming weeks to pay for basic necessities.


"Daisy" the cow is seen at the Queens County Farm Museum - Queens, NY - File / Photo: Queens County Farm Museum

Stories From Main Street: Floral Park, Queens

It’s harvest time in New York City.


Brooklyn Grocery Store (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Spike In Corn Prices Could Hit Residents Hard

Economists said with the prices of corn going up, shoppers could end up paying more for many foods at the grocery store in the coming months.