Seems that someone or something has decided to start digging up my hop bed:
Not impressed! Not sure what's responsible at this point. I'm hoping it's squirrels at this point but difficult to tell. If it's cats then it becomes a lot ickier. That's the Willamette you can see there which seems to have escaped unharmed.
On a brighter note the Columbus has produced yet another shoot:
You can just see the new shoot at the top of the photo.