Thursday, October 20, 2016

The apple trees are empty...


... and the apple crates are full and ready to be sold...


Apple harvest in Völlan / Foiana - Adige Valley


12 comments:

  1. Maybe some will be exported to us.
    Great pictures, Karl!

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  2. What a wonderful perspective in the first photo.
    Looks a little scary when they are on a slope.

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  3. Where I grew up in Illinois, there were quite a lot of apple orchards. I miss this time of year and smell of freshly picked apples all together in one place. I especially miss the fresh apple cider! It was the best.

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  4. Yes it's that time of year!
    Nice perspective in the first photo.

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  5. It seems to be quite a slope! A busy time for apple farmers here as well. I'm sure my cousin's putting in long hours at the moment.

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  6. Apples are one of the treats of the fall season. Love the symmetry in your first photo. Those trees must grow on quite a steep hill.

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  7. That is an ingenious method to provide for picking apples. I wonder if all orchards are hand-picked. There's nothing like a good apple!

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  8. I'd love to spend some time wandering around an orchard like this with my camera.

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  9. Interesting that the trees are so tall. In New England, the apple trees are pruned so that a human can reach the tops without a ladder, or sometimes with only a short ladder.

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