The golden corncob

The golden corncob

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The one that was domesticated by indigenous peoples of Mexico thousands of years ago.

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The fungi kingdom

The fungi kingdom

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Today we know a lot about the Fungi kingdom but back in the days there was no consensus on what a mushroom actually is, nor was there a single word for it.

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Sweet chestnuts – neglected nuts

Sweet chestnuts – neglected nuts

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You might think that autumn is all about pumpkin. And yes: pumpkin soup, pumpkin risotto and pumpkin cheesecake are extremely delicious. But we don’t think the sweet chestnut should be neglected. Therefore, in this article you will find a few facts and also what you should bear in mind if you want to collect chestnuts yourself.

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Potatoes gone wild

Potatoes gone wild

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The potato was introduced to Europe in the 16th century by the Spanish, who gave it the name patata.

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Onions – sweet transformations

Onions – sweet transformations

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Onions are super versatile vegetables that are widely cultivated. There are many species that fall into this category but people usually think of a bulb when they imagine the onion. And not without a reason. The yellow onion is the most commonly known variety – bulb onion is the most important species of the Allium genus among growers all over the world.

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Apples – thousands of varieties

Apples – thousands of varieties

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And, frankly, apple preserves are one of the reasons why so many people are mad about these fruits.

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