(Nearly) Wordless Wednesday

Watching the corn grow is part of an Illinois summer.

Here’s what one field looked like on June 6 of this year:

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And, just three weeks later, on June 28:

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In case you’re wondering, I measured one of the errant stalks:

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A strapping three feet! And it’s not even the Fourth of July yet!