I get great satisfaction from watching hay (or alfalfa) being cut, raked and baled as we travel along the highway. Perhaps it is because I live in an arid area where little hay is produced. The satisfaction may be a result of my constant concern about having enough hay for my horses in the past. Perhaps it has to do with 'bundling summer' in nice neat packages to be enjoyed by our animals in the cold, winter months.
Here are some scenes along the road in Montana, Idaho and Utah: