Could we have a yearlong contest to see who can grow the longest beard in a calendar year, with photos before and after and a measuring day
during the celebration?
2]/s at the lower (from ground to the top: the 1st to 7th branches), middle (8th to 14th branches) and top (above 15th to top branches) layers of a 4 year old well grown plant's canopy from 9:00 am to 11:00 am of each measuring day
(28th January, 5th March, 7th April, 12th May, 20th July, 11th October).
The row culminates in an official measuring day
, when town residents, such as the snobbish Pratt sisters, who run a fashion boutique, hope to prove Lark Rise is beyond the eight-mile limit.
The children will look after and monitor their sunflowers until September when there will be a Grand Measuring Day
Stop measuring days
by degree of productivity and start experiencing them by degree of presence.
A whole new set of metrics is needed, measuring days
of disability and absence, return-to-work program success, drivers of absence, direct product impacts, and indirect costs.
Jews were not the first to be concerned with time nor to devise ways of measuring days
, weeks, months, and years.