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Old 11-15-2007, 10:40 AM   #21
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Probably, until folks start trying to make ethanol from potatoes.
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Old 11-15-2007, 07:53 PM   #22
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Probably, until folks start trying to make ethanol from potatoes.
Don't the Russians already do that? It's called Vodka.
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Old 11-18-2007, 11:25 AM   #23
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Ok, so I'm having a debate with my dad about this. Which of the 4 food groups does corn belong in..fruit/vegetables, or grain?
Corn is a grain when you are looking at the food groups. At least this is what I was taught in Home Economics classes in college.
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Old 11-18-2007, 10:52 PM   #24
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Per the USDA food pyramid, corn is a vegetable. Cornbread, corn tortillas and corn flakes are grains.
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Old 11-19-2007, 02:44 PM   #25
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Here is the Glycemic Index link for you.
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