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Oi! You’ve missed one….!

“Waste not, want not” is what my granddad used to say.

Sloppy stuff seen during the Grumbeerernte*.

Local dialect for “potato harvest”

What was that?

You thought they’re called Kartoffeln in German?

Well, you must have gone to a very flash school.

Around here, they’re Grumbeeren – Earth Berries, if you want the original usage

This entry was published on 17 September, 2015 at 08:01 and is filed under Agriculture, Language, Mainz. Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

2 thoughts on “Oi! You’ve missed one….!

  1. The birds will get to that one!

  2. I think that “earth berries” is far more poetic. I got the translation for the first term, but Grumbeeren was translated as Grumbeeren on a Google site.

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