Lots of this going on in Southern Illinois these days. Combining (KOM-bining) the soybeans and corn. The machine is called a “combine” because it combines the harvesting work done in the past by 3 machines or more – all in one REALLY expensive contraption.
In the midst of it all, some strikingly beautiful late Summer colors. Asian Honeysuckle and abundant Marigolds.
…and hard to beat this idyllic scene: