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Creatures, Plagues, and Apocalyptic Problems

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Creatures, Plagues, and Apocalyptic Problems

Post  jamesindetroit on 5/29/2013, 5:27 am

Probably not a great source for organic solutions to pest or problems, and more relevant to Midwestern pests, this presentation is a nice introduction to pests and other plant problems.

Warning: it's about 2 hours long. If you are a Michigan Master Gardener, I believe it is also worth credit hours...

https://connect.msu.edu/p9h03ntsj2i/

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Post  camprn on 8/10/2013, 8:51 am

Thanks James!

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Post  sanderson on 8/10/2013, 2:08 pm

Thanks for the link.  I bookmarked for a cold rainy day this winter.  2 hours!  study

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Post  camprn on 8/10/2013, 2:10 pm

@sanderson wrote:Thanks for the link.  I bookmarked for a cold rainy day this winter.  2 hours!  study
Do you even have cold rainy days in winter? Razz 

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Post  sanderson on 8/10/2013, 6:07 pm

Camp,  funny post 

Yes, we get less than 10 inches but it can be miserable, windy and cold when you have to be outdoors!  Also, 1/2" of snow / 10 years, 1/4" of hail / year, and dust devils now and then.  Two hours away are snow ski slopes or old Redwood forests, 2 1/2 hours the Pacific Coast and AVT sand dunes.

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Post  camprn on 8/10/2013, 6:24 pm

LOL, I know, it was more of an ironic rhetorical question, considering the thread title. Very Happy  My grandparents lived for years in Fresno. I remember, when I was very small, going to their retreat at Huntington lake.

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Post  sanderson on 8/11/2013, 12:01 am

OM Goodness!  I had the High Sierra district for 5 years.  Do you remember the name of the group of homes?  I'm curious what their last name was.  Would I have met any relatives up there? Small world.

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