My Dad’s Cranberry Harvest
It’s harvest time! My dad is an Ocean Spray Cranberry Grower and my son Matthew went to help him today.
Here is what the bogs look like before they are picked.
But to get the berries off, they flood the bog, beat the berries with a special machine and they float to the surface, where they can be corralled, separated, and put in a truck to be brought to a processing plant to be made into juice, sauce or Craisins.
Isn’t it beautiful?
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