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Trumpeter Swans in a Corn Field

The photo above of Trumpeter Swans was taken on Cowichan Bay Road in late Winter.  This is a huge corn field which is used to feed a herd of Red Angus cattle that live further up the road.  56 more words


Birds Flushed from Corn Field

I’m taking a class about the new features of Painter 2017.   Using several of the new features, I’ve turned a straight photograph of the Lion’s Head Maple in my backyard to this.   Fun stuff.


Relax in a beer garden- Tick!

This year I really wanted to find a family friendly pub with a nice garden to relax in the sunshine. Again I didn’t mind driving a bit further out because I think you tend to find that the nicest places are often on country roads rather than inner towns. 232 more words

Golden Bantam 8 Row Sweet Corn

Wait you never told us what type of corn you planted?  Golden Bantam 8 Row Sweet Corn.

Why that variety?  I had left over seed from last year and we wanted to experiment with growing patterns to see if we could enhance pollination. 481 more words

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Corn Planting During Dog Days Of Summer

While the dog days of summer brings laziness, there is one crop that must go in during mid to late July, i.e. corn.  The goal is to plant just before the monsoon season starts. 461 more words

Urban Farm

A photo essay: Aerial agricultural spraying up close

IN THE DISTANCE, down the gravel road, a helicopter swept across the fields and then disappeared.

“Did it crash?” I asked my husband, worry lacing my words. 304 more words