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    Insurance Industry tracking your driving through phone apps

    Siri has all the dirt on you.
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    RB Ryver Peppers Committed!

    Damn!
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    Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) - Treating green ash to keep them alive.

    Scene in Hayfield, MN today - dead ash everywhere...
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    Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) - Treating green ash to keep them alive.

    So my 3 big green ash trees (8-9' circumference at breast height) were treated this morn by a certified arborist. $300/tree. Each tree was injected TreeAge G4, active ingr. is emamectin benzoate. It gets quickly sucked up into the trees this time of year. This makes the emerald ash borer...
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    Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) - Treating green ash to keep them alive.

    Actually, pecan is a hickory! The hickory with the tastiest nuts.
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    Help! I'm Fat - *** Official Exercise and Weight Thread ***

    NAFLD is epidemic. It is often reversible. Here Dr. Ken Berry explains in 10 min:
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    Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) - Treating green ash to keep them alive.

    Got several, they're gorgeous! Got shellbark and pignut hickory too.
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    Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) - Treating green ash to keep them alive.

    Did they appear to be healthy when you started treating them? Did you use the injection treatment?
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    Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) - Treating green ash to keep them alive.

    My top choices for No. Iowa / So. Minn would be: 1 hackberry - indestructible, great yard tree 2 tuliptree - very fast growing, gorgeous, but only marginally hardy here in zone 4b 3 sugar/black maple - casts heavy shade so keep 'em pruned up as they grow 4 quaking aspen - fast growing, pretty...
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    How Often Do You Sneeze?

    Maybe once a week, usually a double-banger. I know someone who consistently sneezes in fives.
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    Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) - Treating green ash to keep them alive.

    I just got quoted $275/tree for 3 large trees. Certified arborist. Drill and instert plugs. Name of drug starts with an A. Seems like a nice biz!
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    Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) - Treating green ash to keep them alive.

    Green ash are dying here in southern Minnesota due to infestion of EAB. I have three big, old green ash trees I'd like to keep alive. I've heard that injection with chemical that kills the borers/larvae is best treatment for large trees, and needs to be done every 2 years or so. Wondering if...
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    ***Scottie Scheffler Arrest Thread***

    Cop belongs in a new line of work. Scottie should hire him as his new caddie.
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    ***Official 2024 Weather Thread***

    Seems lately like I'm buying more gas for the mower than for my car.
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    Clogged Toilet

    I have 2 solid ideas: 1) Burn the building down. 2) Install a toilet cam to catch the perp in action.
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    ***Official 2024 Weather Thread***

    Neighbor's retro Toyota camper I'd been coveting until this evening...
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    ***Official 2024 Weather Thread***

    This is why we're the Cyclones...
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    ***Official 2024 Weather Thread***

    Big tornado on ground near CAmbridge. Debris on radar.
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    ***Official 2024 Weather Thread***

    Just checked WeatherChannel radar. Showing what looks very much like a derecho forming at Omaha around 4:30am, hitting Des Moines around 7am...
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    ***Scottie Scheffler Arrest Thread***

    Jesus didn't wear $80 pants.