W0632 : Maize field - Bigmarsh Townland

near to Church Cross and Creagh, Cork, Ireland

Maize field - Bigmarsh Townland
Maize field - Bigmarsh Townland
There is a considerable hectarage of maize being grown in West Cork. The likely use is as fodder for dairy cows. The use of polythene for crop protection adds to the cost of production but this is obviously out-weighed by the value of maize as cattle feed.
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2011
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 24 May, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 4 June, 2011
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! W 0613 3247 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.2578N 9:21.2174W
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Irish: geotagged! W 0613 3247
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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