Visitors 6
Modified 7-Feb-16
Created 6-Feb-16
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We traveled through Bhutan in October during the rice harvest and end of the growing season harvests, like the popular peppers and potatoes.
Ancient rice fields are terraced out of the mountainsides and valleys.Farm houses in the rice fieldsOctober is the rice harvest month - mostly we saw hand harvesting.A few places we saw specialized Japanese harvesting machines.Shocks are drying.These shocks are awaiting a packer.The Ladies doing the heavy work.Hauling the bundles to the tractor for offsite stacking and drying.Big loadStacking in the fields for drying.DoneScenic stack.ThreshingDryingWinnowing the rice.Bagging up.Plowing under for next seasonHarvested and drying.

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