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2014-09-11 08:26:04

Opens September 20, and runs every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Through November 2. WATERLOO, Ind., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amazing Acres Farms, LLC, operators of the Amazing Fall Fun Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch(TM) today announced that the popular attraction for family-friendly fun for people of all ages will feature an Indianapolis Colts player again this year - Pat McAfee, the team's starting punter. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140910/145291 Photo -...

2013-08-22 23:25:14

TheFamilyTravelFiles.com has highlighted 12 of the best corn mazes and fall festivals in North America which offer pathways through 10-foot corn stalks, plenty of pumpkins and extra agri-adventures for harvest time family fun and things to do outside with kids this autumn. Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 The 12 of the best corn mazes and fall festivals in North America offer pathways through 10-foot corn stalks, plenty of pumpkins and great things to do outside with kids. The...

Space Farm 7 Mission To Honor NASA Space Program
2011-09-12 07:20:47

In Collaboration with NASA, Seven Farms Across U.S. Will Invite Public to Get Lost in Space this Fall In a special outreach titled Space Farm 7, seven of the nation´s top agritourism farms have been selected to celebrate and honor the U.S. space program in collaboration with NASA this fall. Each farm has planted corn mazes that will feature designs celebrating NASA´s achievements and progress in space. An increasingly popular phenomenon of crop circle-type creations, each of the...

2008-09-17 16:51:15

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- It's the time of year when no one can resist the lure of a fragrant apple orchard, a pumpkin-filled farm stand or a lively winery. Now there's a web site that helps travelers connect with these types of exciting rural experiences across the United States. The new site, http://www.ruralbounty.com/, promises to guide its users to "Fresh Farm Fun." As the nation's leading directory of agritourism farms, ranches and wineries, the site offers information on...

2008-07-19 12:00:28

The First Unitarian Church of Salt Lake, 569 S. 1300 East, will continue its summer forum at 10 a.m. Sunday with "The Maize Maze: Complexities of Corn and Alternative Fuel Vehicles," by Alyson Brennan and Tim Loftis. For more information, call 582-8687. (c) 2008 Deseret News (Salt Lake City). Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.

2006-07-14 05:17:14

LONDON (Reuters) - A British fan of the cult TV show "Star Trek" has boldly gone where no man has gone before and created a giant maize maze dedicated to the program. Trekkie Tom Pearcy used satellite technology to help him cut the maze in the corn field at his farm near York, northern England, to celebrate 40 years since the show's first episode. The maze, whose design includes images of character Mr Spock and the USS Enterprise spaceship, used 1.5 million maize plants and claims to...

Word of the Day
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'