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Amazing maize maze in shape of Wisconsin

08 July 1998
Amazing maize maze in shape of Wisconsin

AN enormous maze made from maize and oats in the shape of Wisconsin and containing the design of a barn with the sun – made by planting oats – shining overhead opens in the American state later this month.

It has been grown on farmland near Janesville in honour of a 150-year-old farm owned by the Hughes family, and to celebrate the states 150th birthday.

It features 2.5 miles of paths. The oats are expected to ripen to a bright golden-yellow, picking out the sun in the design.

  • The Times 08/07/98 page 11
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Amazing maize maze in shape of Wisconsin

08 July 1998
Amazing maize maze in shape of Wisconsin

AN enormous maze made from maize and oats in the shape of Wisconsin and containing the design of a barn with the – made by planting oats – shining overhead opens in the American state later this month.

It has been grown on farmland near Janesville in honour of a 150-year-old farm owned by the Hughes family, and to celebrate the states 150th birthday.

It features 2.5 miles of paths. The oats will ripen to a bright golden-yellow, picking out the sun in the design.

  • The Times 08/07/98 page 11
    Read more on:
  • News
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