Lyme disease is a truly horrible illness for many who become infected, and it’s not only on the rise but spreading geographically. Understandably, the suffering of so many has led to demands to find the cause and attempt to eliminate it. The rush to find an answer led to misidentification of the tick responsible, though, and the misnaming of the tick as the “deer tick” led to the mistaken belief that reducing deer numbers would reduce tick … [Read more...]
Wanting to Get Rid of Deer?
Are you wanting to get rid of deer wreaking havoc on your garden? With their natural habitat dwindling due to development, deer often wander into our yards and gardens looking for food. Some damage to plants in areas shared by people and deer is to be expected, but you can avoid, or at least minimize, deer conflicts with easily implemented solutions. Garden planning with deer in mind… The best way to avoid damage from deer is to plan your … [Read more...]