Re: [OM] Road Runner!

Subject: Re: [OM] Road Runner!
From: ChrisB <ftog@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 3 May 2018 07:50:39 +0100
We had a huge fox in our chicken enclosure a few weeks ago; we thought when we 
saw it, at about 0630, that the chicken door had not opened and the girls were 
safe, but there were three bloody bodies to dispose of :-(

We won’t keep chickens for a while . . .


> On 30 Apr 18, at 23:42, Mike Gordon via olympus <olympus@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> 
> wrote:
> Saw a beautiful red fox in neighbors yard the other day.  I don't care for 
> the coyotes--they have followed my car down the driveway and slept on our 
> back patio.  We also have fisher cats so our kittie, bold and fearless though 
> he may be,
> is not allowed out.  I would consider the same  procedure for yours.
> 2015 was a terrible snow year--$1500 plowing bill on top of countless hours 
> shoveling. There was no room to put the snow so had a front end loader dump 
> it further back.
> He dumped a ton on top of our submarined propane tank--he should have known 
> better after plowing our place for 15 years. I had it well marked with 
> reflectors.   I found it after much effort and took an hour to dig it out.
> Nor'easters are becoming increasingly weird, frequent and severe---water is 
> warmer on average may be one partial explanation.  We lost two Cherry trees 
> this year from storms.  Will miss the blooms.  We picked out a Japanese 
> Stewartia  (deciduous camellia  to replace one.
> Very cool bark---4 season interest with spring flowers, and turns bright red 
> in Fall.   Not many pathogens  attack it in our area. 

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