Naas, County Kildare
Parched land is stunting the growth of cereal crops, say farmers, affecting the yield and in some cases making it only suitable for horse feed. Meanwhile, hay and straw prices have almost doubled.
Can I go up on top, Daddy?
Straw prices almost double as stud farms muscle in on supplies (Independent
Every Autumn, after the rice harvest, Kagawa Prefecture and Niigata Prefecture in Japan host straw art festivals.
Taxidermy man’s gonna have a heart attack when he sees what I brung him..
And so forth.
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Hand blown borosilicate glass straws: $25 each from uncommongoods.
Our favourite part is the bubbles.