Rust was plentiful on farms because it killed fungi and mosses that might grow on barns, and it was very effective as a sealant. It turned the mixture red in color. When paint became more available, many people chose red paint for their barns in honor of tradition.
Everyone comes to Vermont to see and photograph our cows. There are many varieties so I combine beautiful locations with my images of local cows for striking photographic-art compositions.
Camels Hump is 4,083 feet high and connected to Mount Ellen to make the third-highest mountain in the Green Mountains of Vermont. The north slope of the mountain borders the Winooski River which has carved through the Green Mountains over eons. Because of its distinctive profile, it is the state’s most recognized mountain.