Monthly Archives: October 2019

A Spooky Tale: The Deathwatch Beetle

A Spooky Tale: The Deathwatch Beetle By Steve Roark With a nod to the season of Halloween, I would like to share a tale about something that has creeped people out for centuries. A superstition that came across with settlers … Continue reading

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Boxelder Bugs

Boxelder Bugs By: Steve Roark Boxelder bugs can make a nuisance of themselves by gathering around the house in large numbers.  They usually do this in the autumn in preparation to move into protected areas to over-winter.  While they do … Continue reading

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Plants That Use Dinner Bells

Plants That Use Dinner Bells By Steve Roark It’s nice to think that plants produce fruit for our pleasure and that of other creatures.  They do want us to eat them but have an ulterior motive of getting their seeds … Continue reading

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