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Fresno State Sweet Corn Sells Out On Opening Day

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Fresno State sold out of sweet corn in 90 minutes on opening day of sales at Gibson Farm Market on campus.  People were in line three hours early to get their hands on the first batch of corn grown on campus.  Beth McFall was one of the first in line.  "Well it's delicious.  Everyone loves it.  Everyone wants some."

Henry Rogalsky from Kingsburg came to Fresno for a doctor's appointment and decided to swing by campus to pick up a few ears of corn.  "A little bit of stupidity but I love the corn.  The corn is great corn you can get in the Valley."

So what's the big deal about Fresno State corn?  People at Gibson Farm Market say it is so popular because it's farm fresh and grown on campus.

In just 90 minutes white and yellow corn lovers went through 22 bins of corn fresh off the stalk.  They sold close to 10,000 ears with first day sales totaling almost 23-hundred dollars. 
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