6 Photos - Oct 12, 2011
Photo: A field of soybeans, starting to turn from green leaves to yellow. (Sept. 28, '09)Photo: Another field of soybeans, farther along in their ripening. Leaves are gone, mostly. (Sept. 28, 2009)Photo: Soybeans are tolerant of outsiders! This lonely corn plant was allowed to grow in the middle of them all. It even sports a ready-to-pick ear of corn. (Sept. 28, 2009)Photo: Close-up of soy leaves turning color like their cousins the trees. (Sept. 28, 2009)Photo: Ripe soybeans, after dropping their leaves. They are almost ready to harvest. I am amazed at how many bean pods are on each stock! (Sept. 28, 2009)Photo: Green soybeans. Not ready to harvest. Leaves haven't fully changed color and dropped off. (Sept. 28, 2009)