Today we took off from Chicago, heading out to Des Moines by car. It was a great day for driving. I absolutely love looking at Iowa farm fields. The terrain and the speed create scenes that are hypnotizing. The textures, the forms, the colors. . . wow!
After two wonderful years of harvests, our farmers have had a tough time of it this year. The sun shone on them . . . too much. The rains came . . . too little. Now the outcome that experts were predicting has come to pass: endless fields of corn with very low yield. Here you can see More