17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Potato planting in Aroostook County, Maine

The annual potato planting is underway during a much anticipated spring. Potato farming is a huge part of the economy here in northern Maine, with County Farms, owned by the McCrum family, being one of the largest in the state.

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Date Taken: 05.2019
Date Uploaded: 10.2019
Photo Location: Presque Isle, Maine, United States of America
Copyright: © haley bretzke