August 27, 2015


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Morden Corn and Apple Festival

Corn crops line Highway 3 near Morden. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Even caterpillars like to get in on the action when it comes to corn. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Vic Klyne (left) and Mauel Biveiros of Winkler work the corn-husking machine. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Cleaning up after the husking machine. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Where there is corn, expect plenty of husks. Allen Heppner of C2C Cleaning Supply gathers up and shovels corn husks into a nearby trailer. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Freshly husked corn cobs await their turn to be boiled and served. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Jack Zacharias (left) and Bill Zacharias stir up corn cobs. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Bill Zacharias (left), who has taken part in the festival for the past 19 years, stirs up some boiling hot corn with Rick Rempel (centre) and Jack Zacharias (right). (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
The freshly boiled cobs of corn are removed from boiling water by Rick Rempel (left) and Jack Zacharias. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Freshly boiled corn is served to the eager festival-goers. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Allison Delaurier (left) and Jannine Alderson sneak a bite to eat behind their wall of Epicure spices for sale at the Festival. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Three amigos make use of the butter and salt stations after picking up corn cobs at the festival. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Louis Sitar of Winnipeg enjoys a cob of corn in the shade, away from the hustle and bustle of Stephen Street. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Four-year-old Trey Waite of Morden chows down on corn, while some of his friends enjoy frozen treats. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Friends Emma Duncan (right) and Braeden Dance take a spin on a teacup-type ride on the midway. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
There's more than just corn to be had. Eight-year-old Jaydyn Gilmore (left) and her sister Kalley, 6, make a purr-fect pair with matching tiger face paint and rainbow ice confections at the festival. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Balloon critters are made to order at the Morden Corn and Apple Festival. Danae Dick, 8, is fitted with a balloon hat while identical twin sister Kaitlyn (right) and others watch. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Six-year-old Austin West of Calgary is all smiles on the midway's swing ride. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
(Left to right) Cousins Livian Zacharias, 6, Paige Barkley, 2, and Connor Zacharias, 5, are mostly smiles on a midway ride. (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
The Spin Out lives up to its name at the midway. (JESSICA BURTNICK /  WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Corn crops line Highway 3 near Morden. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Even caterpillars like to get in on the action when it comes to corn. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Vic Klyne (left) and Mauel Biveiros of Winkler work the corn-husking machine. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Cleaning up after the husking machine. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Where there is corn, expect plenty of husks. Allen Heppner of C2C Cleaning Supply gathers up and shovels corn husks into a nearby trailer. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Freshly husked corn cobs await their turn to be boiled and served. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Jack Zacharias (left) and Bill Zacharias stir up corn cobs. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Bill Zacharias (left), who has taken part in the festival for the past 19 years, stirs up some boiling hot corn with Rick Rempel (centre) and Jack Zacharias (right). - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
The freshly boiled cobs of corn are removed from boiling water by Rick Rempel (left) and Jack Zacharias. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Freshly boiled corn is served to the eager festival-goers. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Allison Delaurier (left) and Jannine Alderson sneak a bite to eat behind their wall of Epicure spices for sale at the Festival. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Three amigos make use of the butter and salt stations after picking up corn cobs at the festival. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Louis Sitar of Winnipeg enjoys a cob of corn in the shade, away from the hustle and bustle of Stephen Street. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Four-year-old Trey Waite of Morden chows down on corn, while some of his friends enjoy frozen treats. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Friends Emma Duncan (right) and Braeden Dance take a spin on a teacup-type ride on the midway. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
There's more than just corn to be had. Eight-year-old Jaydyn Gilmore (left) and her sister Kalley, 6, make a purr-fect pair with matching tiger face paint and rainbow ice confections at the festival. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Balloon critters are made to order at the Morden Corn and Apple Festival. Danae Dick, 8, is fitted with a balloon hat while identical twin sister Kaitlyn (right) and others watch. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
Six-year-old Austin West of Calgary is all smiles on the midway's swing ride. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
(Left to right) Cousins Livian Zacharias, 6, Paige Barkley, 2, and Connor Zacharias, 5, are mostly smiles on a midway ride. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
The Spin Out lives up to its name at the midway. - (JESSICA BURTNICK / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)

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