Tag: Pests/Weeds/Invasives

Porcelain Berry Vine

      My husband and I lost most of our chicken flock to an unknown predator in one night of terror last summer.  After a little research, we decided to replace them with Easter Egger chickens.  Easter Eggers’ eggs range in color from blue to green to pink, coming right out of the chicken looking like [Continue]

Are You in Violation of NR40?

        I would bet that 95% of property owners reading this have one or more plant species on their property that violates NR40, the Wisconsin DNR’s invasive species rule.         Some of you know that you do.  Perhaps you’ve got a woodland where invasive buckthorn or garlic mustard is past any chance of control.  Or [Continue]

Invasive Bittersweet

        You know how when you were a kid there were things in your house that were just always there but you didn’t give them much thought or ask any questions about them?  When I was a kid, my mother had a plastic decoration with brown stems and little red berries with orange-y wing-like things [Continue]