Do Old Popcorn Kernels Not Pop?

“Do old popcorn kernels not pop?” is an all-too-common question, especially for those who are used to buying popcorn kernels in bulk. After all, there can be disruptions to supply chains and when these disruptions take place, distributors and theaters like to know that they can simply use the kernels that they have on hand. […]

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1/3 Cup Unpopped Popcorn Equals How Much Popped?

The “1/3 Cup unpopped popcorn equals how much popped?” question is often asked when new and existing clients look for the best bulk provider. When companies and distributors are looking for the best source of unpopped popcorn kernels, they need to know that they have come to the right place. With Shumway Farms, clients know […]

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What Animals Eat Popcorn Kernels?

Popcorn kernels are a great, nutritious treat for a number of different animals. Whether you have leftover kernels after popping a large batch or you buy the kernels specifically for feeding to wildlife, it’s important to know what animals can eat it (and do so safely). Will birds or squirrels eat popcorn? What about dear? […]

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Can Popcorn Seeds Make Dogs Sick?

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This is an all too common question for pet owners who are looking to share various treats with their four-legged friends. That’s why it is important for pet owners to educate themselves before they potentially make a major mistake. It all starts by answering the seemingly obvious question as to whether dogs can consume popcorn […]

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Can You Make Popcorn from Corn on the Cob?

As it turns out, we can satisfy our cravings for popcorn, even when we only have corn on the cob at our disposal. The transition from an ear of corn to a bowl of crunchy popcorn is not nearly as complicated as you would expect. For starters, the corn on the cob needs to be […]

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