Corn Kernel Components

December 29, 2009 | 3 Comments

Pericarp or Bran – Predominantly Fiber (Non-Fermentable)
Germ – Predominantly Oil, Protein, Ash and Fiber (Non-Fermentable)
Endosperm (DDC) – Predominantly Starch (Fermentable)

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3 Comments so far

  1. Chuck Lyme on November 4, 2010 10:03 AM

    Terrific post, pretty much what I was in need of.

  2. kabin on December 14, 2010 11:33 AM

    great thanks \o/

  3. kranthi on March 6, 2012 6:11 AM

    good n valuable post..

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