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Lightning bugs (fireflies) not only pretty but beneficial too?Posted Friday, March 6, 2009, at 8:57 PM
Somehow I have missed this in all my reading about organic methods and beneficial insects. I read it on a blog today and then went to google to check it out. There is a good picture of a firefly larvae here. http://www.backyardnature.net/lightbug.h... The only drawback to them might be that they eat earthworms too.
Then go to http://www.mybedfordcounty.com/gardengle... for this week's gleanings on gardening news.
If you get a chance, the Nashville Lawn & Garden Show is in full swing. Here are some of the folks who will be there and more info. http://www.nashvillelawnandgardenshow.co... I won't be able to attend this year, even though I was offered free passes.
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Steve Mills and his wife have one daughter and live on a farm outside of Bell Buckle. They previously owned two coffee/ice cream shops, currently operate an internet sales company and teach classes, but his primary job involves the paper industry worldwide. Hobbies and interests lie in gardening, photography, recorded music and of course, their pets.
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