September 29 is National Corn Day in Mexico #DíaNacionaldelMaíz

Poster: La Cosecha Market Maíz, also known as corn, is a large grain plant first domesticated by Indigenous peoples in Mexico about 10,000 years ago. The country celebrates September 29 as Día Nacional del Maíz (National Corn Day). Hashtag: #DíaNacionaldelMaíz Planeta.com is curating tweets and other info that show off the variety and vulnerability of traditional corn in Mexico. …

09 • September • Septiembre

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Templo Mayor September is mes de la patria in Mexico, biodiversity month in Australia and tourism month in South Africa. September 8 is International Literacy Day which we celebrate efforts of inspired digital literacy, particularly those that conserve Indigenous languages. September 27 is World Tourism Day followed a day later. First Monday in September is Labor Day in the USA and traditional end of …