Surprise! Farmer spots bear while finishing up harvest in northeast Iowa

Reicks said the photos were taken 4 miles northwest of Schley, Iowa, in Howard County.

Posted: Nov. 8, 2017 11:49 AM
Updated: Nov. 9, 2017 11:24 AM
Howard County, Iowa - A farmer in northeast Iowa got an unexpected visitor while finishing up this year's harvest.
According to Eric Reicks' Facebook page, he was just finishing up harvesting corn when a bear appeared in front of the combine.
Reicks said the photos were taken 4 miles northwest of Schley, Iowa, in Howard County.

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