BE CAREFUL OF WASPS
This is not the time of year that we are bothered unduly by these nasty, dangerous and very destructive pests.
What I would like to do is enlist the help of everyone in the community at this time especially those folks who are burning fire wood to heat their homes.
I brought in a large bucket of firewood this morning and while getting the wood off the nice dry pile I was able to kill 5 hibernating wasps.
They are worth watching out for firstly to avoid an unseasonal sting and secondly because every one of these hibernating wasps (if still alive in Spring/summer) will be the mother of thousands of