The corn has been har­vested and dried on the patio, and now to remove the ker­nels from the cobs. One of the women we are work­ing with on the stove project showed us how they go about this process. Such a sim­ple but effec­tive design, and still an incred­i­ble amount of work, all by hand. They bind together a bunch of emp­tied cobs and then sim­ply scrap­ing another cob down the sur­face makes the dried ker­nels come fly­ing off.

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Just a few more to go.

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