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Janna Caughron on Rants from the Hill: Hunting for Scorpions

Michael Branch | Aug 04, 2014 05:00 AM
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Aloha, Michael Branch - you are AWESOME - I LOVE your rants/articles and your amazing ability to provide interesting, thought provoking, commentary on all sorts [...]

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Rants from the Hill: Hunting for Scorpions

Michael Branch | Aug 04, 2014 05:00 AM
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Seeking out one of Earth’s most ancient land invertebrates.

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Valerie Heath-Harrison on Rants from the Hill: Hunting for Scorpions

Michael Branch | Aug 04, 2014 05:00 AM
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Wonderful article. I fully agree that many people don't really see the Great Basin -- they'd rather drive through it to the "mountains" where there [...]

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Rosemary Carey on Rants from the Hill: “Lawn Guilt”

Michael Branch | Jul 07, 2014 05:00 AM
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Instead of a bermuda grass or other common exotic turfgrass lawn, a much less thirsty alternative would be a Buffalograss cultivar (Buchloe dactyloides). Buffalograss is [...]

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Bill Schiffbauer on Rants from the Hill: “Lawn Guilt”

Michael Branch | Jul 07, 2014 05:00 AM
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Your lawn is like a bit of Jack. Enjoy in moderation

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Carolyn Hopper on Rants from the Hill: “Lawn Guilt”

Michael Branch | Jul 07, 2014 05:00 AM
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The monoculture of a lawn, the costs involved, the pressure to keep it green.... Read Michael Pollen's "Second Nature" to discover how the whole idea [...]

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Carolyn Hopper on Rants from the Hill: “Lawn Guilt”

Michael Branch | Jul 07, 2014 05:00 AM
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The monoculture of a lawn, the costs involved, the pressure to keep it green.... Read Michael Pollen's "Second Nature" to discover how the whole idea [...]

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Richard Crow on Rants from the Hill: “Lawn Guilt”

Michael Branch | Jul 07, 2014 05:00 AM
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When we moved from Colorado Springs (golf course lawn with roses) to the mountains at 8,500' above seal level, we gave up a formal lawn [...]

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Bob Hartung on Rants from the Hill: “Lawn Guilt”

Michael Branch | Jul 07, 2014 05:00 AM
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Be sure not to bite your tongue too hard.

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Kris Loman on Rants from the Hill: “Lawn Guilt”

Michael Branch | Jul 07, 2014 05:00 AM
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I was all prepared to go judgmental on you, but you made an excellent case. On the whole, your "firebreak"transgression is pretty darn minor. Now [...]

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