The Occasional Photo: April 7, 2016

Bee, cherry orchard, Flathead Lake, Montana

Web Exclusive

The Occasional Photo: April 7, 2016

Bee, cherry orchard, Flathead Lake, Montana

By Martha Mintz

A bee dusted with pollen makes a brief stop in his frenzied path through a Flathead Lake, Montana, cherry orchard. Bees are brought into the orchards for pollenation and producers are sure to provide them with a good water source to keep them close to the job at hand.

Here at The Furrow, we love looking through the photos our field editors capture on their travels. Unfortunately, there’s only so much space in our print magazines. So with “The Occasional Photo,” we’ll showcase some of the inspiring photography we just couldn’t make room for in the magazine. We may dust off some favorite shots from past articles, too. Enjoy, and check back for more from “The Occasional Photo.”

Read more