Illini Supersweet Corn

Illini Supersweet Corn (HM22KB)

Location: Urbana, IL 61801 Champaign County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 6.408', W 88° 13.591'

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Illini Supersweet Corn In 1953, John R. Laughnan discovered that kernels of mutant corn were "unusually sweet." Within eight years, Laughnan had developed the "Illini Supersweet" hybrid that revolutionized the sweet corn industry. Supersweet, now a dominant variety internationally, is higher in protien and lower in calories that conventional sweet corn.
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HM NumberHM22KB
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Placed ByUniversity of Illinois
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Date Added Sunday, November 5th, 2017 at 10:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 395466 N 4440331
Decimal Degrees40.10680000, -88.22651667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 6.408', W 88° 13.591'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 6' 24.48" N, 88° 13' 35.46" W
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Area Code(s)217
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 607 S Mathews Ave, Urbana IL 61801, US
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