Blitzernte is a short story by Kevin Killiany that was published online on BattleCorps on 11 July 2006. It was also published in print in the third BattleCorps anthology, Weapons Free, in 2012.
Unable to meet their conquerors' demands in precious ores, technology and resources, Alioth's planetary government has decided to offer them the precious sun guava harvest of an entire continent instead. Taggert, the head of Taggert Itinerant and its fleet of Saturn harvesters is assigned to bring in the harvest. That includes convincing a sect of Exituri who own one of the fields.