Plant City Observer
It’s that time of year again, when children and adults alike will get into the true spirit of autumn and navigate their way through Single R Ranch’s maze made entirely of corn.
This is the third year that the Futch family will have operated the Fox Squirrel Corn Maze and its corresponding festival. It is the only corn maze in the county.
Their motto proposes a challenge to all visitors: “Can you out-fox our squirrely maze?”
Wayne Futch grows, maintains and cuts the corn, and is responsible for other farm-related tasks. His wife, Denise Futch, also makes important contributions to keep the festival running. Wayne’s sister, Janet Futch, manages the technical aspects of the operation, which she is able to do remotely from her home in Atlanta.
A rare species of squirrel is the maze’s namesake. Sherman’s fox squirrel is listed as a species of...
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