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Life on the farm- Larry McDermott

Beekeeping is full of surprises

The annual spring honeybee swarm season is coming to an end, and as a beekeeper, I am reminded that just when you think you understand ... Read more

by Larry McDermott, Friday, May 6, 2022 12:22 pm

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AWAR declared on animal abuse, neglect

A new citizen-based organization set up to improve the quality of animal life all began at a birthday party for a couple of pigs.   ... Read more

by Larry McDermott, Thursday, April 28, 2022 11:03 am

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Septic systems are flush with our sins

The septic system is one of those out-of-sight, out-of-mind linchpins for homeowners that can bring misery or satisfaction.   So much of its success, however, ... Read more

by Larry McDermott, Friday, April 22, 2022 8:00 am

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Recurring dreams now farm based

For years, there were these recurring dreams common for many of us. Being late for the final exam. Being called upon to speak but only ... Read more

by Larry McDermott, Thursday, April 14, 2022 9:57 am

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Dogs, cats and the pain of it all

I have been thinking a lot this week about Martha Stewart.   Not about her spot-on culinary skills or business acumen or marketing finesse, all ... Read more

by Larry McDermott, Thursday, April 7, 2022 10:05 am

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Balloon releases cause problems

You’ve seen the sight before. Perhaps you even have participated, thinking that a warm feeling from a balloon release is a good thing, a panacea. ... Read more

by Larry McDermott, Thursday, March 31, 2022 9:54 am

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Tryon equestrian history fouled at the finish line

When blue ribbons have been awarded in Tryon’s local history, The Cotton Patch was always in the winner’s circle. The Tryon farm’s main house was ... Read more

by Larry McDermott, Friday, March 25, 2022 12:20 pm

Equestrian

Horse owners urged to call Animal Control

Unclaimed horses from now-closed business set to transfer to new ownership   Anyone who believes they left their horse to be boarded at Paws Ranch ... Read more

by Larry McDermott, Wednesday, March 23, 2022 9:54 am

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State puts out a hit contract on Bradford pear trees

We’re being invaded by the Bradfords and the state needs your help to fend them off before they take over. This is the time of ... Read more

by Larry McDermott, Thursday, March 17, 2022 10:50 am

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Time to charge people who have to be rescued?

Despite this weekend’s blast of cold weather, warmer days are coming. That means more hikers will be on our trails, so it’s time to queue ... Read more

by Larry McDermott, Friday, March 11, 2022 8:00 am

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