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Some kinds of eels are at risk (and even farmed ones of them are wild-caught)

in Anguilla
by Radishrain • | | 2 comments
Eel meat is getting progressively more popular in the USA. So, I thought I'd let you all know something. Freshwater eels, must lay their eggs in the ocean, in the wild (and they must also hatch and develop there). Even farmed eels come from young, wild-caught eels. They do not breed these more

Turkey jokes

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
I laughed a surprising amount at some of these: Sorry for the obstructive ads there.

Birds in my area

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
I finally discovered what the dark-headed sparrow-like birds that come on our property probably are: Dark-eyed Juncos (the Oregon-type)! Also, the yellow-eyed blackbirds we have are possibly Brewer's Blackbirds. We have yellow-headed blackbirds, too. Here's a list of some more, in no more

Drosophila suzukii (worms in berries)

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
So, I was curious what kind of worms we have in our blackberries when they get extra ripe. I found this article. I'm not sure if they're the same worms, but I wouldn't be surprised. I found one of the blackberry worms (or so it appeared) in a wonderberry, too. more

Butterflies in SW Idaho

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by Radishrain • | | 2 comments
I posted the following on our old forum on 18 Jun 2019: This year, I've been seeing a lot of what I think are painted lady butterflies. When I was a child, I used to see what appeared to be common leopard butterflies fairly often, but I don't recall seeing any in recent years. I saw more

Our wasps

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
We had plenty of wasps earlier in the season, this year, but I haven't seen many since! Usually they're all over the place for basically the whole growing season.

Hamburger and Maggi seasoning

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
So, on 26 Aug 2019, we had some millet with carrots and hamburger seasoned with Maggi season (as well as pepper, I think). It was really good! I loved the hamburger with Maggi seasoning. I'll have to remember that. The millet was cooked like rice. cooking_ Maggi_ millet_ carrot_
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