Saturday, August 13, 2011

Feast or famine



Haven't been all the way up the road in a while and haven't swam here for even longer
it's a real interesting place. The trout are unafraid and the giant アブ abu horeseflies weren't biting.





The insects were certainly feasting on my corn and cornstalks, lost a good many. The damaged ones go to the ducks who are certainly not as upset as I am.







5 fingered black corn














giant



4 varieties of maize this year. Only one F1 hybrid.






keep in mind these are not all supermarket jumbo sized, in fact few are. Most are medium to smallish this year. Had some pollination problems I believe. That and the usual laziness.










drying nicely in the fishnet, the cherry tomatoes didn't fare well for sundries though



a first- sprouting on the cob









bumper beans and chard