Monthly Archives: July 2017

After a dry summer or two 2017 has shaped up as a wet one so far.  The dampness is supposed to help suppress the Gypsy moths but I suspect that is for the following year with fewer caterpillars successfully pupating, because the oaks sure took it hard around here this year.  Not as bad as last year’s stripping but plenty of see-thru trees around nonetheless.  Only two weeks into the 2nd half of the year and we’re already past 31 inches at our house (http://www.bitsofnature.biz/weather/).  60 inches for the year?  Yikes! But the lawns and… Read Article →

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