By Rachel Moore
This July, a maize maze has opened in Jesolo, Italy, a popular tourist town near Venice.
Monsanto Italy is a sponsor of the attraction and provided the seed used to grow the 3.7 hectares of maize.
With only one entrance and exit, the maze is actually a labyrinth, making it fun for people of all ages. It’s located near Piazza Nember, which has many parking options and access to public transit and other tourist activities. To recognise the efforts of Jesolo on this project, the pattern of the maze resembles a logo customised specially for the city.
The entrance features an information section complete with signs that show and explain sustainable maize irrigation and cultivation methods...Read More