Hilton Garden Inn Yuma Pivot Point
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... we went there first. Getting to the date farm took us along some very rough farm roads and a long way out of our way. If we had just followed the GPS from the beginning it would have been a much shorter and smoother ride but we wouldn’t have seen how the farmers worked their fields.
It occurs to me that I haven’t taken any shots of the lettuce pickers and will try to get some this morning. This RV resort is smack in the middle of a working ...
... and thus has lift... the balloon inflates, raises and is guided up by the crew on lines that are called crown lines that attach to the top of the balloon.
When the balloon has lift, the crew that are hanging on to the basket, release it and it takes flight... in our case as crew we worked to help support the balloon for ...
... an empty lake, till I passed it at a distance and could see, from miles away, it was covered in rows and rows of something, I assume it's a solar farm, and the lake is covered in adjustable solar panels. I wish I'd turned off to see. Too late, I trudged on. I eventually turned off the highway and headed south on the back roads towards Yuma. I drove through a lot of agricultural land and small shanty towns. It's odd to see lush green fields in the ...
... tangerines, watermelons, cantaloupes, dates, and even wheat. One reason is the fertile soil from sediments deposited by the Colorado River over millions of years. Other reasons include the long growing season, with more than 350 days of sunshine a year, and the abundance of labor from Mexico. Rain is the missing component - 100 per cent of fields are irrigated with water from the Colorado River.
Yuma is the ...
... of the country! Amazing! In the midst of this desert to see fields and fields of crops. It is apparently the sunniest state in the USA. We went out to a place called Imperial Date Farm. Unfortunately, they did not have a tour that day, but we went through their shop and bought some dates and a few other things and Nick tried one of their famous date shakes. I had a couple of sips and it was very good. I learned that dates came from a palm tree ...