Fun Facts About the Starchy Corn

plant-based foods

Here we are anew with the Fun Facts. This time, let me present to you the ubiquitous crop of the Philippines and in other parts of the world - the starchy Corn. DID YOU KNOW? Corn is an ingredient in more than 3,500 groceries, from butter to batteries. The starch in corn can be made …

Fun Facts About the Staple Squash

plant-based foods

DID YOU KNOW? Squash (Cucurbita maxima L.) locally known as "kalabasa" is cultivated throughout the Philippines. It is a popular vegetable among Filipinos. Its shoots, flowers and young fruits can be cooked as dinengdeng, bulanglang or sauteed with meat, fish or shrimps and mixed with other vegetables. Aside from these uses, squash fruits can also …