A few fun facts:
>The average ear of corn has 800 kernels, arranged in 16 rows.
>There is one piece of silk for each kernel.
>A bushel of corn contains about 27,000 kernels.
>Each tassel on a corn plant releases as many as 5 million grains of pollen.
>Corn is an ingredient in more than 3,000 grocery products.
>One bushel of corn can make 33 pounds of sweetener, 32 pounds of starch, or 2 1/2 gallons of ethanol fuel.
>And lastly, There are 5,638 people in the U.S. listed on whitepages.com with the last name 'Corn'