A Thrash-ing Weekend

Wheat harvest season is almost over in Punjab, Pakistan. It is threshing season now. We spent this weekend in our village for this activity. The harvested (done manually) crop is in the form of bales.

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A thresher was hired. This is powered by a tractor through a drive shaft.

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All of us and a few hired hands were involved in the activity.

Loading the machine.

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The thresher in acxtion.

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Collection of wheat.

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Rest of us were watching.

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Towards the end, we had some fun with the pile of husk.

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Some tea.

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Weighing the wheat. It was a reasonably good yield.

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Cooking at night.

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Relaxing and enjoying after dinner.

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End of story.

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I hope you enjoy it. I did. The weather was just great, cool breeze all the time.

PS: No spelling mistake in the title. I mean ‘Thrashing’.

 

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One comment on “A Thrash-ing Weekend
  1. Fun way to spend your weekend!

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