Content tagged with "Spring"

Disking Next to Cover

Landowner on tractor pulls disk field to promote ragweed growth
To produce lots of free quail food next year, disk next to cover when the leaves begin to change. More


Video of a dogwood tree. More

Dogwoods, redbuds could bloom early this year

flowering dogwood tree
Accelerated tree blooming could reduce the length of spring allergy season. More

Don't Import Firewood

Photo of firewood
Firewood looks harmless, but it can harbor the emerald ash borer, a devastating forest pest. Campers and hunters are urged not to move firewood to and from their campsites. More

Drought and Deer Disease

The coincidence of this blog and what I found on a walk along a creek where we live is quite bizarre. More
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Duck Creek CA Tree Damage

Photo of tree damage at Duck Creek CA
During the last week of April 2011, strong winds damaged trees along our roads. However, damage to trees within the pools doesn’t appear to be extensive. More

Early Signs of Spring

As we shovel snow and brace for cold north winds this week, it’s hard to feel very encouraged that spring is just around the corner. More

Early summer fishing can be good in ponds and small lakes

fishing for goggle-eye and smallmouth bass
Ponds and lakes become lively places in early summer as bluegills and bass chase bugs and minnows, a good thing for anglers. More