Blue corn has an important role both in the history and in the future of specialty crop development. Blue corn continues to serve the Native American Indians as a staple and as a religious symbol. Today this crop represents a developing new crop industry in the U. S., but ranging is practically unknown in Hungarian agriculture. The present review gives a short review ranging from its origin, native history and present cultivation possibilities to the growing market interest and industrial needs.
|Number of pages||9|
|Publication status||Published - aug. 1 2000|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Agronomy and Crop Science