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Iowa City, Iowa: Metal Corn Cob

A metal corn cob sculpture advertises an agribusiness.

Gringer AG

2144 Old Hwy 218 S., Iowa City, IA
Gringer AG. On the east side of Oak Crest Hill Rd SE, just south of the Iowa City airport.
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Corn cob and millstone.

Metal Corn Cob

The Corn Cob has been painted. They also have a milling stone on display.

[Kelly Soprych, 05/15/2021]

Giant corn.

Metal Corn Cob

If you happen to be driving by, it's worth a look. While the corn cob is impressive in height compared to a human, it disappears next to the giant farm buildings.

Per my teenage son, "Not worth the unbuckle."

[Zoe Roberts, 07/23/2014]

Ha! Time to teach the next generation the art of lowered expectations.

Corn cob.

Metal Corn Cob

This metal corn cob has been here for as long as I can remember. We'd pass it every day going into Iowa City. The individual kernels are outlined by a metal mesh. Also look for small white pig statue.

[Steve, 09/13/2010]

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