Tag: River birch

Nor’easter of March 2018

Nor’easter of March 2018. Actually, we’ve had 2 March nor’easters. The second one, on March 7, hit this area hard with around 16″ of heavy snow, but no wind, thank heaven. We didn’t lose power. Much to be thankful about. Today, March 8, the… Continue Reading “Nor’easter of March 2018”

Beneficial insects

Beneficial insects, or natural enemies. InĀ Four-Season Harvest, Eliot Coleman describes a visit to a French greenhouse grower, Monsieur Audier. In the middle of a 2-acre glass greenhouse, M. Audier keeps an insectary, where both beneficial and pest insects are kept side by side. M.… Continue Reading “Beneficial insects”