It is a killer. Not a lady killer, but a livestock killer. The common names of Kalma angustifolia say it all; sheepkill, lambkill and calfkill...
“One could do worse that be a swinger of birches.” So said Robert Frost, who also insisted that he’d “like to go by climbing a birch tree/And...
Don’t come knocking, cause there’s nobody home in a brown oak apple gall. Oak apple galls are those fragile looking, paper-like round things...
Morton is a mystery man, a gentleman whose identity has been lost in the annals of history and the forgetfulness of an eclectic scientist....
Along with penguins, polar bears, and baobab trees, there are some topics that I always assumed would never be the subject of this column. Dennis...
When you get lemons, make lemonade, says the old adage.
Luca Brazzi sleeps with the fishes ­— that’s a line from The Godfather, of course. But neither Luca nor anyone else really sleeps with fishes...
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It’s derby time and the competition is fierce. But anglers aren’t the only ones out and about on the water; there is another land animal that likes...
Jennifer is a gentle soul; a massacre just isn’t in her nature. So I was surprised when she asked if she must kill them all. I can’t blame...

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